Affinor Growers Inc.

Affinor Growers Inc.

April 19, 2016 13:34 ET

Affinor Growers Installs Tower at the Agriculture Research Demonstration Greenhouse BioPod Initiative

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 19, 2016) - Affinor Growers (CSE:AFI)(OTCQB:RSSFF)(FRANKFURT:1AF) ("Affinor" or the "Corporation), is pleased to announce it has installed a "light industrial" vertical growing tower with the University of the Fraser Valley Agriculture Training and Research Demonstration Greenhouse at the John Volken Academy in Surrey, British Columbia. The four level automated tower will allow Affinor Growers to demonstrate and validate various crop models, and begin selling license agreements.

The tower was planted with strawberries and holds 128 plants, tripling the production per square meter when compared to the traditional soil beds within the same greenhouse. A second tower will be installed over the summer at the same location and hold 256 plants.

Jarrett Malnarick, President and CEO "Affinor is proud to partner with the UFV BC Agriculture Center of Excellence and establish a relationship for agri-tech innovation and research that will validate agriculture crop models for our technology while providing valuable agriculture skills training opportunities."

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About Affinor Growers Inc.

Affinor Growers is a publicly traded company on the Canadian Securities Exchange under the symbol ("AFI"). Affinor is focused on growing high quality crops such as romaine lettuce, spinach, strawberries using its vertical farming techniques. Affinor is committed to becoming a pre-eminent supplier and grower, using exclusive vertical farming techniques.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors


Jarrett Malnarick, President & CEO

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