CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 29, 2016) - GrowMax Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GRO) ("GrowMax" or the "Company") announces Dr. Easton Wren has retired as a director of the Company effective November 28, 2016. Mr. Abby Badwi, Chairman of the Company commented, "On behalf of the Board of Directors of GrowMax, I wish to thank Easton for his many years of dedicated service and contributions to the Company and wish him well in his future endeavors."
The Company also announces that the Board of Directors has granted an aggregate of 1,600,000 options, of which 1,450,000 stock options were granted to directors and officers and 150,000 to other employees of the Company and its subsidiary. Each stock option represents the right to purchase one common share of the Company at an exercise price of $0.20 per common share. The stock options vest over a two-year period and expire on November 28, 2021.
About GrowMax Resources Corp.
GrowMax Resources Corp. is a publicly listed Canadian company (Ticker GRO on TSX-V) focused on exploration and development of phosphate and potassium-rich brine resources on its Bayovar Property, which is located in the Sechura Desert in northwestern Peru. The Company's vision is to become a leading producer of phosphate and potash fertilizer products in Peru.
GrowMax Resources Corp. owns approximately 92% of GrowMax Agri Corp., a private company that owns 100% of the Bayovar Property, which currently covers approximately 227,000 gross acres. The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Co-operative Limited (IFFCO) and its affiliates own approximately 8% of GrowMax Agri Corp.
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