AgriTec Systems Inc.

AgriTec Systems Inc.

October 15, 2008 16:49 ET

Death of AgriTec Systems CEO

WEBSTER, TEXAS--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2008) - AgriTec Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AGR) ("AgriTec" or the "Company") is sad to report the death of our CEO and President Douglas K. Stephens. Mr. Stephens began working for the Company's wholly owned subsidiary AgriTec Inc. in 1994. He became Vice President of AgriTec, Inc. in 1999 and President in 2001. He was named President and CEO of the newly formed AgriTec Systems Inc. in 2001 and was named to the Board of Directors in that same year. Mr. Stephens worked tirelessly to expand the Company's technology and business opportunities, which the Company will continue to develop domestically as well as internationally. He formed strong relationships that the Company has benefited from and will continue to rely on in this time of transition. His optimistic personality, dedication to the Company and friendship will be truly missed. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 18, 2008 in Dickinson, Texas.

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