AgriTec Systems Inc.

AgriTec Systems Inc.

September 24, 2009 13:44 ET

AgriTec Names New Director, Grants Options

HOUSTON, TEXAS--(Marketwire - Sept. 24, 2009) - AgriTec Systems, Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AGR) ("AgriTec" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that our Chief Executive Officer Willy Verbrugghe has been named a Director of the Corporation.

The Corporation also granted options to acquire an aggregate of 700,000 common shares of AgriTec to Directors of the Corporation exercisable at $.05 per share to replace options that had previously expired. These options will be issued in compliance with the Corporation's Stock Option Plan. In addition, as part of its short term incentive program, the Corporation will issue 200,000 common shares to Mr. Verbrugghe and 100,000 common shares to Mr. Greg R. Wellen at an ascribed value of $0.05 per share. The foregoing transactions are subject to receipt of any required regulatory approvals, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

AgriTec is a Houston, Texas based corporation engaged in the pursuit of "clean tech" business opportunities for the conversion of bio-mass into value added commodities, and has been issued a number of patents in this regard. The Corporation's common shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the trading symbol "AGR". For further information please contact:

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provide (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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