SOURCE: Verde Potash Plc

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July 21, 2016 17:00 ET

Environmental Agency Workers End Strike

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 21, 2016) - Verde Potash (TSX: NPK) ("Verde" or the "Company") informs that the civil servants of the Minas Gerais State Environmental Agency have resumed work today, following a decision to end the category's strike. The Minas Gerais State Environmental Agency is responsible, among other things, for the analyses and approval of environmental licenses.

About Verde Potash

Verde Potash promotes sustainable and profitable agriculture through the development of its Cerrado Verde Project. Cerrado Verde, located in the heart of Brazil's largest agricultural market, is the source of a potassium-rich deposit from which the Company intends to produce solutions for crop nutrition, crop protection, soil improvement and increased sustainability. The Company's portfolio includes TK47, Super Greensand and Alpha.

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