By consenting to us submitting your photos, you consent to their royalty-free use by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and to the reproduction of the photographs in any form, in any media, for any purpose in connection with USDA, world-wide, free and clear of any claim whatsoever on your part.
You also consent to the use with the photographs of your name and any additional information or comments you have provided, including the editing thereof.
Furthermore, you understand that this consent includes consent to USDA to use the photographs, with or without your name and any comments, for educational, promotional, and outreach purposes, and to use alone or in conjunction with other types of material, including use on the Internet and other means of public display.
You hereby release the United States, its officers, and employees from liability for any violation of any right you may have in connection with the foregoing use.
You understand that USDA will give you an opportunity to review the initial finished product (article, success story, etc) with your quotes and photos before that product is published in the public domain.
You hereby waive any right of inspection or approval of the photographs or of the use that may be made of the photographs, your name, and your comments for any subsequent us of those materials.