Freebies fit for a king

Hoard's Dairyman: 

Freebies fit for a king

Date: 
Wed, 09/29/2010

After sorting through the plethora of product handouts, notepads, and writing utensils from the trade show, the cream of the crop freebies make themselves known.

At the Cottonseed booth (EH 4107) you can find fly swatters, ice scrapers and a top-of-the-line water bottle.

Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica (EH 2806-2909) is giving out Integrity bracelets to show their companies support for the Wounded Warrior Project and our veterans. In addition, they are giving away posters of their newest ad campaign, featuring real farm families. This campaign was initiated because Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica is a family owned company.

At the Diamond V booth (EH 3005-3106) students can pick up a t-shirt for a chance to win a scholarship as part of the “Providing Golden Opportunities for Today’s Youth” campaign. Individuals seen wearing the shirt during Expo have a chance to win a scholarship to further their education. Four winners are selected each day.

Idexx Laboratories (EH 4324), in addition to pens, is handing out stress cows and chocolate models of their snap tests.

Lely (AR 462-483) is handing out reversible stocking caps. One side of the cap is black, while the other has black and white spots.

Alltech (3201-3304), while airing the 2010 FEI World Equestrian Games, is handing out samples of their Yea-Sacc Farm Pak 2x and World Equestrian Games T-shirts. For the kids, Alltech has temporary cow tattoos.

At the Kemin Booth (AR 490-491), as a play on their encapsulated technology, you can get encapsulated mints. Additionally, the have puzzle rulers that play off of their booths design.

Finally, at Arm & Hammer (EH 4213-4213) you can grab toothpaste, and at Alpharma Animal Health (EH 1506-1507) you can get a Holstein Calf Weight Tape.