SOURCE: US Farms, Inc.

October 09, 2007 06:00 ET

US Farms, Inc. Appoints Darin Pines as Chief Operating Officer

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - October 9, 2007) - US Farms, Inc. (OTCBB: USFI) today announced the appointment of Mr. Darin Pines as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Pines, 40, will be responsible for day to day global operations of US Farms, Inc. Pines has served as a Director for US Farms, Inc. since 2006. He served as interim COO, with responsibility for North American operations of US Farms, Inc.

"I am extremely excited to have Darin join US Farms' executive team, where we will benefit immensely from his experience, proven record of success and his passion for Farming and Nursery," said Yan Skwara, CEO of US Farms, Inc. "More than ever, US Farms' growth opportunities are significant as a result of our strong product innovation pipeline. Darin's leadership of global Farming technology, sales, marketing and customer service will help ensure we harness this potential and fully realize the growth opportunities before us."

US Farms, Inc. has grown from its modest root beginnings to a worldwide recognized brand in a very short period of time.

"I appreciate the opportunity US Farms, Inc. is providing to me. As an emerging national Farming and Nursery Company, US Farms, Inc. offers limitless opportunities," said Pines. "I've worked in the agriculture industry for more than 18 years and recognize the innovative products US Farms Inc. is poised to deliver over the next several years and I accept the responsibility to do my best to make it happen."

Founded in 1997, US Farms, Inc. (OTCBB: USFI) is a diversified commercial Farming and Nursery company. The company grows, markets and distributes horticultural products through a number of subsidiaries. The horticultural products are sold through supermarkets, home centers, retail merchandisers, garden centers, re-wholesalers, and landscapers throughout the United States and Canada. Through internal growth and strategic acquisitions the company is expanding its market share in its nursery and specialty produce businesses. Currently the company has subsidiaries which provide a full range of products including Aloe Vera, Cactus, Succulents, Jade, Rare and Exotic Palm Trees and Cycads along with produce products that include Aloe Vera, Asparagus, Tomatoes and Wheat grass. In 2007 the company plans to add over 100 specialty niche produce items to it offerings.

For more information on US Farms, Inc., please visit http://www.usfarmsinc.com. US Farms, Inc. is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol USFI.OB.

"Safe Harbor" statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risk and uncertainties, including, but not limited, the impact of competitive products, product demand, market acceptance risks, fluctuations in operating results, political risk and other risks detailed from time to time in US Farms, Inc.'s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These risks could cause US Farms, Inc.'s actual results to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements made by, or on behalf of, US Farms, Inc.

Contact Information

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    US Farms, Inc.
    800-845-9133
    Or 858-488-7775

    Pan American Relations
    Chuck Cibulka
    858-213-4153