Home & Garden Television announced Tuesday that nine clients will sponsor
its 'Gardenstakes Giveaway' promotion, which will run through July 3.
The network's fifth annual Gardenstakes will have as its grand prize $25,000
in cash to create the garden of the winner's dreams, plus a trip for two to the
gardens of Australia. The total value of the prize is more than $38,000.
The sponsors of the promotion: Audi of America, Chiquita Brands International
Inc., McCormick & Co. Inc., Ralston Purina Co.'s Nestle Purina PetCare,
Outback Steakhouse Inc., Pharmacia Corp./Pfizer Inc., the Propane Education
& Research Council, Terminix International Co. LP and Tractor Supply Co.
In addition, 31 daily winners will get Outback Steakhouse gift certificates
good toward dinner for two. Each certificate is valued at $45.
The promotion will be promoted across the E.W. Scripps Co. newspapers,
Scripps' broadcast stations, Scripps Networks' cable networks and This Old