Respect for every individual’s privacy is a fundamental principle driving all business policies and practices at Central Ohio Beekeepers Association. We do not share information about our web visitors with any other company. We will ask for your permission before collecting any personal information. Sharing your information with Central Ohio Beekeepers Association is strictly voluntary.

We may collect general information (such as the type of Internet browser you use and the domain name and country from which you request information) to help us make our site serve you better. Any information we collect is used to customize the content and/or layout for our web visitors. This makes your browsing experience more unique and complete, so we can properly answer your questions.

With your permission, we may occasionally (usually less than twice per year) send you information by email about products, specials, giveaway promotions, information, etc. If you prefer not to receive this kind of information from Central Ohio Beekeepers Association, your request will be promptly honored. To be removed from our mailing list, simply reply and type “remove” in the subject or body of your message and this request will be promptly honored.


We make security a top priority. Any personal data you provide to us is stored on a secure server. Only Central Ohio Beekeepers Association council members with proper authorization can view this information.


Like most Web sites, uses a technology called “cookies.” Cookies are small amounts of data stored on a user’s hard disk. This information lets us know if you have visited our site previously. We use cookies to deliver content that matches your interests. This technology also makes it possible to remember your username so that you don’t have to re-enter it each time you visit. Central Ohio Beekeepers Association uses cookies only to provide better service for its web visitors.

Most Web browsers allow you to choose not to accept cookies. Browsers can also be configured to notify you when a cookie is sent. If you decide not to allow cookies to be stored on your hard drive, some of our online contests may not be accessible to you. Those visitors who are unable to use cookies can register by US Mail instead.

Per US Federal Law, children under age 13 should not submit personal information over the internet without explicit permission of a parent or legal guardian. Where appropriate, Central Ohio Beekeepers Association will instruct children not to submit personal information.


Our site contains links to other sites. We do not endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those sites. These links are provided as a courtesy only, as they are related in nature/interest.

It may be necessary, if required by law or if pertinent to judicial or governmental investigations, to release your personally identifiable information.

Our association members are not qualified to give medical advice regarding any medical condition or treatment. Such advice should only be sought from a qualified and trained medical professional. Our bee specialists can, however, make product recommendations based upon the information provided by the web visitors. If there are questions about a visitor’s ability to operate any equipment or use any products, they should consult with their own physician before ordering.

Some of our equipment, products, and information may not be intended for use under certain conditions. Please always keep safety in mind and familiarize yourself with all operating and/or safety literature that is included with your equipment and products. All medical advice should be sought from a qualified and trained medical professional.

Central Ohio Beekeepers Association reserves the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. We will promptly reflect any such modifications in these Web pages.

By using the Central Ohio Beekeepers Association web site, you consent to our use of your information as described in this Internet Privacy Policy. As we implement new technology and introduce new services, we will update our Internet Privacy Policy, so we encourage you to review it often.