General Terms of Use

General Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter referred to as GTC) for the information platform

§ 1 Scope of application
1.1) These GTC regulate the use of the online offer, including the offered contents and services.

1.2) The interested party (hereinafter referred to as the subscriber) confirms upon registration that he/she has read and accepted the GTC.

1.3) By registering as a subscriber of, a contract of use with Hanse - Agro - Beratung und Entwicklung GmbH (hereinafter referred to as the operator), Kirchstr. 14 a, 24214 Gettorf, Managing Directors: Detlev Dölger, Dr. Dominik Gerwers, Eckernförde Local Court, HRB 625, is created.

1.4) To the registered subscribers the operator offers current agronomic + business information as well as the use of background information of different areas.
The operator assures the subscribers that the information and recommendations have been created or checked independently. However, the operator does not assume any further warranty or liability.

1.5) The Operator is entitled to change or amend these GTC with a reasonable notice period. The announcement is made exclusively by publication on the Internet on the pages of If the Subscriber does not object to the amended or supplemented terms and conditions within 4 weeks after their publication on the Internet, the amended or supplemented terms and conditions shall become effective. If the subscriber objects within the time limit, the operator is entitled to terminate the contract at that time. Deviating, conflicting or supplementary terms and conditions, even if known, will not become part of the contract.

§ 2 Registration
2.1) Registration is done by entering a valid email address, first and last name and a mobile phone number. If the Operator finds out that the personal data provided by the Subscriber during registration is incorrect or that the online offer is used for purposes other than those intended for the Subscriber, the Operator is entitled to reject the registration without giving reasons.

2.2) The registration is provided in German language.

2.3) The subscriber data will be stored by the operator.

§ 3 Prices
3.1) The price list shown at the time of the conclusion of the contract shall apply. The price list shall be made available by the Operator in the currently valid form on its Internet pages. The subscription fees are to be paid after invoicing without deductions.

3.2) For clients of the Operator (clients who are served by personal consulting) in the respective areas of crop production or business management/market, the corresponding information services are free of charge. Upon termination of the client relationship, the entitlement to free of charge shall also cease immediately.

3.3) For subscribers from the agricultural upstream or downstream sector, separate prices apply, which are negotiated individually.

3.4) The currently legally valid value-added tax is additionally levied on the prices shown.

3.5) The booking of the services (subscription) is associated with the permanent right of use for the concluded subscription period (1 year). A temporary interruption is not possible, therefore no refund of subscription fees.

3.6) In case of an increase of the subscription price during the contract period, the subscription price valid from the date of the increase shall be paid. The prepaid price is guaranteed for the prepaid period and cannot be increased. Subscription price increases will be announced prior to their effectiveness when logging in to access the subscription. Individual notifications are not possible.

§ 4 Terms of use
4.1) The login data chosen by the subscriber are used for legitimation when accessing the online offer of online. They must therefore be kept safe and may not be passed on to third parties. Any disclosure of content to third parties, in whatever form and for whatever purpose, is expressly prohibited.

4.2) The operator reserves the right to block access to the online offer if
⦁ timely payment of the subscription price is not made within the payment period.
⦁ misuse of the access data, e.g. by forwarding to third parties, occurs through the fault of the subscriber. The same applies to the forwarding of content to third parties.
In these cases, the subscriber remains obligated to pay the agreed price and must compensate the operator for any possible damage resulting from the misuse.

§ 5 Copyright
5.1) All information and recommendations of the information services are provided by the operator only for the
personal and internal information.

5.2) All information and recommendations of the information databases provided by the Operator are protected by copyright and may only be used or passed on to third parties with the prior written consent of the Operator. In particular, copying, editing, passing on to third parties and publishing (even if it refers to a limited group of people) as well as any commercial use by the subscriber himself constitutes a violation of copyright, which will be prosecuted under criminal and civil law and obligates the subscriber to pay damages.

§ 6 Warranty
6.1) The Operator shall endeavor to provide access to the Online Offer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Temporary interruptions of service due to usual maintenance times, system-immanent disturbances of the Internet with foreign providers or with foreign network operators, as well as in the case of higher force are possible. No liability is assumed for the constant availability of the online connection. Claims for compensation in the event of a service interruption or system failure cannot be asserted.

6.2) The operator is liable according to the legal regulations, if the customer asserts claims for damages, which are based on intent or gross negligence, including intent or gross negligence of their representatives or vicarious agents.
6.3) In all other respects, the Operator shall be liable in accordance with the statutory provisions if a contractual obligation (cardinal obligation) is breached. In the event of a breach of a cardinal obligation, the claim for damages shall be limited to the foreseeable, typically occurring damage. This claim for damages shall become time-barred within 12 months after delivery.

6.4) Unless otherwise provided above, liability shall be excluded.

6.5) Insofar as liability of the Operator is excluded, this shall also apply to the personal liability of the employees, representatives and vicarious agents of the Operator.

§ 7 Data protection
7.1) All data and declarations transmitted by the Participant to Hanse Agro shall be stored and shall be subject to the statutory provisions of the Basic Data Protection Regulation as amended from time to time. The separate document of Hanse Agro provides information on this.

§ 8 Term of Contract / Termination
8.1) The contract of use begins with successful registration, runs in each case for the minimum duration of a service and extends in each case by its minimum duration, if not within the intended period of notice by the user of the contract with the operator in writing terminated and this notice was confirmed.
8.2). Termination of the contract is also possible s.4.2.

§ 9 Final clause
9.1) This contract is exclusively subject to the applicable law of the Federal Republic of Germany.
9.2) The place of jurisdiction for all legal disputes shall be Kiel. Hanse Agro shall also be entitled to file suit at the Participant's general place of jurisdiction.
9.3) Any counter-provisions of the participant referring to its General Terms and Conditions are hereby rejected.

9.4) Should individual provisions of this contract be wholly or partially invalid or lose their legal validity at a later date, this shall not affect the validity of the contract, which shall be reinterpreted, supplemented or replaced by the parties in such a way that the valid provision corresponds as closely as possible to the economic purpose of the invalid provision.