SOURCE: AgFeed Industries, Inc.

April 30, 2008 06:05 ET

AgFeed Industries to Hold 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in New York City on June 3, 2008

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - April 30, 2008) - AgFeed Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEED), a leader in China's premix feed and hog raising industries, today announced that its 2008 annual meeting of stockholders will be held in TheTimesCenter Hall, located at 242 West 41st Street, New York, New York 10018, on June 3, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. EDT. A proxy statement setting forth the agenda for the annual meeting is currently being mailed to stockholders of record on the record date set for the meeting, April 14, 2008, and is available on the SEC's website. All stockholders are invited and encouraged to attend the meeting.

AgFeed currently expects that members of the Board of Directors and senior management will be present to meet with stockholders. Dr. Songyan Li, AgFeed's Chairman, commented: "We look forward to the opportunity to meet with our stockholders and to review the Company's business and financial results."

About AgFeed Industries, Inc.

Through its China-based operating subsidiaries, NASDAQ-listed AgFeed Industries ( is a market leader in China's fast growing pre-mix animal feed and hog raising industries. The pre-mix market in which Agfeed operates is an approximately $1.6 billion segment of China's $40 billion per year animal feed market, according to the China Feed Industry Association. There are approximately 600 million hogs raised in China each year, compared to approximately 100 million in the U.S.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:

    U.S. Corporate Contact:
    Mr. Arnold Staloff
    Independent Board Member
    AgFeed Industries, Inc.
    Tel: 212-631-3510

    Corporate Contact:
    Mr. Sam Zhou
    Corporate Development
    AgFeed Industries, Inc.
    Tel: 011-86-13925912908