App Privacy Policy

Last updated: 5/24/18

Privacy Policy

University of Wisconsin Integrated Pest and Crop Management Programs create and offers Free smartphone apps. This app service is provided by University of Wisconsin Integrated Pest and Crop Management Program at no cost and is intended for use as is.

This page is used to inform app users regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information if anyone decides to use our apps.

Information Collection and Use

We do not collect any personal or anonymous user data. Therefore we will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Bean Cam app does use a phones for GPS to pick the historic frost date for the WI county of the field used for replant information. The camera is used to take temporary pictures of the soybeans on the ground for counting functions. No GPS is transmitted off the phone. No pictures are saved or transmitted.

Sporecaster app does use third party service for GPS maps and weather data to run the growth models. Your field GPS is stored on your phone and is not sent to us or collected by us.

The weather for Sporecaster is from Dark Sky –

The maps are from Apple and Google –

Links to Other Sites

Apps may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.


Apps may allow you to send emails that contain data from the apps. Emails use your phone’s default email settings. We do not collect any email address or content data. You will see any email before you choose to send it. You have total control over who you choose to send an email to if you choose to send an email at all. You can view, alter or delete any content of the email messages and/or attachments.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.  email: