this survey will strictly adhere to regulations governed by the Michigan State University Institutional Review Board.
all information provided is done anonymously.
no information provided by you will be traceable to you or your farm.
you have the option to provide your contact information for survey related activities such as: followup interviews, participation in a documentary project, and/or to receive a direct copy of the survey results and related publications. This is very helpful to us and we hope that you do so. All information will be kept confidential.
this is not an industry or government sponsored survey.
the statistical results of the survey will be made public, and will be utilized for scholarly publications.
the accuracy of your responses are crucial to the success of the survey.