Events and Contests

Events and Contests
Win A Trip For 2 To The Continental Cup Of Curling In LAS VEGAS!

Win A Trip For 2 To The Continental Cup Of Curling In LAS VEGAS!

The Yield Hero Contest is a great opportunity for you to celebrate high yields and a job well done! Join our heroes out there growing Pioneer® brand seed products.

This contest is open to all Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, or British Columbia growers who have purchased Pioneer® brand canola, soybean or corn seed products, through a Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative..

 

How to Qualify

  • Purchase a minimum of 8 units (80 acres) of Pioneer® brand canola seed,16 units (40 acres) of Pioneer® brand corn seed or 50 units (30 acres) ofPioneer® brand soybean seed.

  • Pioneer® brand seed must be purchased through a Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative.

  • Only commercial product of Pioneer® brand seed will qualify.

  • Irrigation of designated field is not allowed.

  • Yield of the contestant’s field must be measured by a Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative and weigh wagon.

  • Yield monitors will not be accepted.

How to Enter:

There are two ways to enter the 2018 Yield Hero Contest:

  1. Enter through your Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative - Contact your local Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative and have him/her submit your weigh to Pioneer Hi-Bred through the Pioneer Hi-Bred Trials System.

  2. Enter through Twitter - Complete the weigh with your Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative, let him/her take a picture of you with your yield results on our official yield board, then tweet your results to @PioneerSeedsCA with the hashtag #YieldHero18 and include your picture. Improve your odds of winning by entering the contest through both methods!1 The contest opens on Monday, August 20th, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. CST and closes on Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. CST.

Grand Prize:

  • The grand prize is a trip for 2 to the 2019 Continental Cup of Curling in LAS VEGAS!

  • There will be 21 grand prize winners in total. The 15 highest entries of those 21 grand prize winners will be selected from all of the Pioneer Hi-Bred Trials System corn, soybean and canola data submissions (1 per territory manager).

  • The remaining 6 of those 21 grand prize winners will be selected from all entries submitted to the @PioneerSeedsCA

  • Twitter handle. The highest canola yield entry from SK, MB and AB, the highest soybean yield entry from SK and MB,and the highest corn yield entry from MB, will be deemed the grand prize winners from Twitter.

  • All canola weighs entered through the Pioneer Hi-Bred Trials System submission method must be submitted by 11:59 PM CST on Sunday, October 31st, 2018. All corn and soybean weighs entered through the Pioneer Hi-Bred Trials System submission method must be submitted by 11:59 PM CST on Sunday, November 11, 2018.

  • All canola, corn, and soybean entries submitted to the @PioneerSeedsCA Twitter handle must submitted by 11:59 PM CST on Sunday, November 11th, 2018.

  • Prizes awarded weekly to Twitter winners.

The Pioneer Hi-Bred Yield Hero Contest is back for 2018 – and bigger than ever!

Celebrate the hard work you put into your crop, showcase your biggest yields, win great prizes and, of course, earn serious bragging rights – all by entering the 2018 Yield Hero Contest.

New prizes for 2018

Your highest yields could land you one of 21 grand prize trips for two to the 2019 Continental Cup of Curling in fabulous Las Vegas. We’re also awarding 36 weekly prizes throughout the season.

Improve your odds

Starting August 20 you have two ways to enter – through your Pioneer Hi-Bred sales representative or through Twitter. Or by using BOTH methods to improve your odds of winning!

Just ask these guys!

Meet the 2017 top yielders in each crop:

 

Contest Rules

Subject in all respects to Official Rules at: https://ca.pioneer.com/west/en/rules. Contest begins 12:00 a.m. MT 20/8/18 and ends 11:59 p.m. MT 11/11/18. Open to legal residents of SK, AB, MB, or BC who are age of majority+ and own or work on a farm. Void outside of the foregoing provinces. Winners who enter via Twitter must correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be eligible to win a prize. There are 21 grand prizes and 36 secondary prizes available to be won. Grand prize winners will be awarded a trip for 2 to the weekend of 2019 World Financial Group Continental Cup in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $4,256.50(CAD) per grand prize winner). Secondary prize winners will receive a Pioneer Hi-Bred branded winter surprise pack (ARV: $30.00 CAD).

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