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Top Shops Contest official rules

Agriculture.com Staff 03/08/2011 @ 3:47pm


Contest begins March 5, 2011 and ends June 30, 2011.  Entries must be postmarked on or before June 30, 2011, and received by July 15, 2011. Entries become the property of Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust St., Des Moines, Iowa (“Sponsor”) and will not be acknowledged or returned.

CONTEST:  The Contest consists of five (5) separate First Place categories which include the following: Best Shop Design, Best Shop Feature, Best Welding Center, Best Shop Office and Best Service Vehicle or Trailer (each Category, a “Project”).

ENTRY: To enter the Contest in any one or more category, complete a separate official Entry Form (available in the Mid-March 2011 issue of Successful Farming and online at www.agriculture.com/topshopscontest for each category in which you are entering a Project together with: (1) a detailed statement about how the design supports your operation by reducing repair and maintenance costs, keeping equipment in operating condition or fabricating equipment and documentation that supports your claim (3) drawings, illustrations, photographs or video tapes of discs as necessary to allow the judges to see and understand the project (collectively, the entry form and supporting material, the “Entry Material”) and mail to Top Shops Contest, 1716 Locust St., LS-253, Des Moines, IA 50309-3023.  Entry Materials must be original works created and solely owned by the entrant and must feature a Project that has not previously been published, photographed, committed to publication in any media or awarded any prize.  Entrants may enter multiple Projects; however, each Project’s entry must include a separate Entry Form and Entry Materials.  No group entries.

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