YAGRO's Commitment to Data Rights in Agriculture: Farm Data Principles Certification

In a landmark development underscoring our dedication to data integrity and farmer empowerment, YAGRO announces its certification with Farm Data Principles- A pioneering initiative in the governance and management of farm data in the UK. 

Reassuring farmers that their data is not being exploited is crucial in their adoption of technology required to make their lives easier and more profitable. YAGRO's certification with Farm Data Principles brings tangible value to farmers by providing them with the confidence and reassurance they need to embrace data-driven tools and technologies. By upholding the highest standards of data governance, YAGRO empowers farmers with actionable insights and decision-making tools that enhance farm performance and profitability.  

The certification process, rooted in principles of transparency and farmer empowerment, reaffirms our commitment to safeguarding the privacy and security of farm data. By adhering to rigorous standards that prioritise the farmer's right to ownership and control of their data, we are demonstrating our desire to develop industry-wide best practices that promote trust and accountability. 

Gaining certification with Farm Data Principles validates our ongoing efforts to safeguard farm data and helps lead the industry towards responsible data management practices. By empowering farmers with actionable insights and decision-making tools, our focus continues to be on driving innovation and efficiency in UK agriculture while respecting the rights and interests of farmers. 

At the forefront of this certification is Gareth Davies, YAGRO's Managing Director, whose role as a founding member of Farm Data Principles has been pivotal in shaping the organisation's trajectory.  
In his words: "At YAGRO, we've always prioritised the privacy and security of our customers' data. Establishing Farm Data Principles further underscores our dedication to upholding the highest standards of data governance. We’re committed to advancing data rights in agriculture, championing transparency, accountability, and ethical data management practices. It’s ingrained in everything we do at YAGRO.” 

By becoming certified with Farm Data Principles, we are reinforcing our position as a trusted partner to arable farmers across the UK, providing the tools and insights needed to thrive in an increasingly data-driven agricultural landscape. 

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