Attendees who registered for World Ag Expo 2011 were automatically entered to win one of the daily registration prizes: one of three Honda Big Red MUV, a Yuma Rugged Tablet Computer from Trimble Mobile Computing Systems and a Massey Ferguson 2680 HD.
Starting on Tuesday, one lucky winner per day was randomly drawn to win a 2011 Honda BIG RED MUV 4X4. Three lucky World Ag Expo attendees in all drove home with an MUV in tow, courtesy of American Honda Motor Corp, Inc. The winners were Jane Yeung of West Sacramento, Calif.; Kelly Kelley of Frazier Park, Calif.; and Scott Thompson of Stockton, Calif., For more information on Honda's new off-road series, visit powersports.honda.com/offroad.aspx.
On Wednesday, Tyler Nino of Tulare, Calif., claimed his registration prize - a brand new Trimble Yuma Rugged Tablet Computer courtesy of Trimble Mobile Computing Systems. The Yuma Tablet was also awarded a 2011 Top-10 New Products award. Built to meet tough military standards for withstanding accidental drops, vibration, immersion and temperature extremes. The new Trimble Yuma Rugged Tablet Computer weighs less than 3 pounds and is designed to work where farmers and ranchers work. For more information on Trimble's new Yuma, visit trimble.com/Outdoor-Rugged-Computers/yuma.aspx.
Thursday of the expo, Bruce Brandt of Exeter, Calif., won a one year's use of a Massey Ferguson 2680 HD utility tractor, on a standard or low-profile model, 97-horsepower engine. Massey Ferguson is the official transportation provider for World Ag Expo's People Mover Trams, which were pulled by the new 1600 Series compact tractors. For more information on Massey Ferguson's new HD Series, visit masseyferguson.com/HD.
"Collecting demographic information from our attendees through registration is incredibly important for the betterment of our show," said 2011 Chairman Lee Coito. "Congratulations to our winners and thank you to our registration prize sponsors."
Planning for World Ag Expo 2012 is already in the works. The 45thannual expo, scheduled for Feb. 14 - 16, 2012, and themed Growing World Agriculture, will once again introduce the most innovative and interesting ag products to the global community in effort to provide solutions for farmers and ranchers looking for new technologies.