John Deere – Fine Gardening 200th Issue Celebration – Win John Deere X350 Lawn Tractor 42-in
Fine Gardening 200th Issue Celebration Sweepstakes #5
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
ELIGIBILITY: The Fine Gardening 200th Issue Celebration Sweepstakes #5 (the “Sweepstakes”)
is open only to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States, plus the District
of Columbia, who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry, and who are not
employees, directors, officers, and contractors (including immediate family members and
members of the same household) of John Deere (“Sponsor”), The Taunton Press, Inc.,
(“Administrator”), their respective affiliated companies, distributors, or vendors, or any other
entities associated with this Sweepstakes (an “Entrant” or the “Entrants”). Void where prohibited
Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically
reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered, or tampered with in any way. Entrants must
abide by these Official Rules (the “Official Rules”) and by entering this Sweepstakes you agree to
adhere to the terms, policies and guidelines described in these Official Rules.
By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrant fully and unconditionally agrees toand accepts these
Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator, which are final and binding in all matters
related to the Sweepstakes.
ENTRY PERIOD: Entries for the Sweepstakes will be accepted only during the period beginning at
12:01 a.m. Eastern Time on May 10, 2021 and ending at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on May 30,
2021 (the “Entry Period”). To be valid, entries must be received during the Entry Period.
Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
HOW TO ENTER: Visit http://www.finegardening.com/200th-sweeps-5 and enter the
Sweepstakes by providing your legal name, phone number, and e-mail address. In the event of a
dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the
account used to enter will be deemed to be the Entrant.
ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Personal Information (name, phone number, and email
address) collected from Entrant as part of this Sweepstakes is subject to Administrator’s Privacy
PRIZE: One (1) prize will be awarded and will consist of the following (the “Prize”):
John Deere X350 Lawn Tractor, 42-in. deck
APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV) OF THE PRIZE IS US $3,399.00. The winner is responsible
for all taxes and fees associated with the Prize receipt and/or use.
DRAWING: On or about June 11, 2021, one (1) potential winner will be chosen by random
selection and notified by e-mail. The same e-mail address used to enter the Sweepstakes will be
used to notify the potential winner. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible
CLAIMING PRIZE: Potential winner must sign and return a Declaration of Eligibility and, except
where prohibited by law, a Liability/Publicity Release within ten (10) days of notification, or their
prize may be forfeited. Winner will also be required to provide proof of age and residency by
submitting a photo ID. If the potential winner does not timely return the Declaration and Release,
or if information contained within the timely returned Declaration and Release deems the
potential winner ineligible,the potential winner will be disqualified,and another random drawing
will take place with an alternate potential winner selected. Such process will continue until a
potential winner is deemed eligible to receive the Prize.
If the Prize is valued at $600.00 or over, as required by law, Administrator will report the value
of the Prize and year received by the winner to the Internal Revenue Service by filing a Form 1099
using winner’s tax identification number.
NO PRIZE TRANSFER OR SUBSTITUTION: No substitution, exchange or transfer of any prize by
winner. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute any prize for one of equal or greater value.
SPONSOR: JOHN DEERE, One John Deere Place, Moline, IL 61265 www.deere.com
ADMINISTRATOR: THE TAUNTON PRESS, INC., 63 South Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470 USA,
publisher of Fine Gardening® Magazine and https://www.finegardening.com/.
TERMS/CONDITIONS: Administrator is not responsible for entries not received due to
unavailable network, failed server or other connections, miscommunications, interrupted,
misrouted or scrambled transmissions, or other errors or problems of any kind whether
mechanical, human, electronic, or otherwise. Administrator assumes no responsibility for lost,
stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the
Sweepstakes Entry Period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network
or lines, computer on-line systems, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of
any e-mail entry to be received by Administrator due to technical problems or traffic congestion
on the Internet or at any website, of any combination thereof including any injury or damage to
an Entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading
any material related to the Sweepstakes. Administrator reserves the right, in its sole discretion
to cancel, terminate or modify this Sweepstakes should fraud, virus, technical problem or other
cause beyond the reasonable control of Administrator corrupt the security or proper
administration of the Sweepstakes. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to
undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws
and should such an attempt be made, Administrator reserves the right to seek remedies and
damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
RELEASE: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify
and hold harmless Sponsors, Administrator, and their respective officers, directors, owners,
employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by Entrants or any
other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes, as well as any other
claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death)
or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance,
possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-
IDENTITY OF WINNER: You may write to Fine Gardening at email@example.com no later than August
11, 2021 and request the name of the Sweepstakes winner.