AgriMarine Holdings Inc.
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AgriMarine Holdings Inc.

August 25, 2014 09:15 ET

Agrimarine Holdings Inc. Approves Advance Notice Policy

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AgriMarine Holdings Inc. (CSE:FSH)(FRANKFURT:A2G) AgriMarine Holdings Inc. (the "Company" or "AgriMarine") announces that the board of directors of the Company (the "Board") approved an advance notice policy (the "Advance Notice Policy") on August 22, 2014. The Advance Notice Policy includes, among other things, a provision that requires advance notice be given to the Company in circumstances where nominations of persons for election to the Board are made by shareholders of the Company other than pursuant to: (i) a requisition of a meeting made pursuant to the provisions of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) (the "Act"); or (ii) a shareholder proposal made pursuant to the provisions of the Act.

Additionally, the Advance Notice Policy sets a deadline by which holders of record of common shares of the Company must submit director nominations to the Company prior to any annual or special meeting of shareholders, sets forth the information that a shareholder must include in the notice to the Company, and establishes the form in which the shareholder must submit the notice for that notice to be in proper written form.

In the case of an annual meeting of shareholders, notice to the Company must be made not less than 30 days nor more than 65 days prior to the date of the annual meeting. However, in the event that the annual meeting is to be held on a date that is less than 40 days after the date on which the first public announcement of the date of the annual meeting was made, notice may be made not later than the close of business on the tenth (10th) day following such public announcement.

In the case of a special meeting of shareholders (which is not also an annual meeting) notice to the Company must be made not later than the close of business on the fifteenth (15th) day following the day on which the first public announcement of the date of the special meeting was made.

The Advance Notice Policy is in full force and effect as of the date it was approved. At the Company's 2014 annual general and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting"), which is scheduled to be held on October 21, 2014, shareholders of the Company will, among other things, be asked to approve an alteration to the Company's articles to include the provisions of the Advance Notice Policy (the "Alteration"). If the shareholders approve the Alteration then the Advance Notice Policy will terminate following the termination of the Meeting and will be concurrently superseded by the Alteration. If the shareholders do not approve the Alteration then the Advance Notice Policy will terminate and be of no further force and effect following the termination of the Meeting.

For purposes of the Meeting, in accordance with the terms of the Advance Notice Policy, the Board has determined that notice of nominations of persons for election to the Board at the Meeting must be made by September 19, 2014. Such notice must be in the form, and given in the manner, prescribed by the Advance Notice Policy, to Sean Wilton, the President, CEO and Corporate Secretary of the Company, at the principal executive offices of the Company located at 1401 - 1130 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E 4A4.

The full text of the Advance Notice Policy is available under the Company's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

About AgriMarine Holdings Inc.

Canadian-based AgriMarine is a producer of sustainable fin fish. The Company utilizes its proprietary, clean aquaculture technology to create an optimal fish rearing environment with economic and environmental benefits to meet the growing demands for healthy and sustainable food sources. The Company's mission is to build a global portfolio of fish farms utilizing its clean rearing technology. AgriMarine Industries Inc. operates the Company's Canadian and Chinese farming subsidiaries. Our flagship farm, West Coast Fishculture (Lois Lake) Ltd., is the premier supplier of Steelhead salmon in British Columbia and its premium OceanWise™ Lois Lake Steelhead is one of the leading brands of fin fish featured in top restaurants across the province. AgriMarine is a portfolio company of Dundee Agricultural Corporation, a subsidiary of Dundee Corporation.

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