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who should enter

Any Southern artisan or business with a product that will be available through January 2015.

Products must be made in the South and fall under one of the following categories: food, drink, outdoors, style & design, or home. (See descriptions by rolling over the pictures at left.)

about the judging

Garden & Gun’s editors and a panel of expert judges will select one winning entry and several honorable mentions in each category. Their stories will appear in our Made in the South Awards feature article in the December 2014/January 2015 issue of the magazine. The overall winner will receive a cash prize of $10,000. (See contest rules for more information.)

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$10,000 Grand Prize