SOURCE: Itronics Inc.

Itronics Inc.

March 11, 2010 13:57 ET

Itronics to Present at Major Sustainable Agriculture Conference

RENO, NV--(Marketwire - March 11, 2010) - Itronics Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ITRO) (FRANKFURT: ITG) (BERLIN: ITG) said today that it will present to hundreds of investors and industry experts at Agriculture 2.0, (http://www.newseedadvisors.com/silcon-valley-2010/), a conference featuring companies involved in sustainable agriculture, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto, California on March 24, 2010.

 "We view this as an opportunity to meet investors who understand this is the fastest-growing niche in agriculture and an enormous investment opportunity," said Dr. John Whitney, Itronics founder and President. Itronics (http://www.itronics.com), through its subsidiary Itronics Metallurgical, is the inventor and operator of award winning recycling technology that converts spent photographic liquids into pure silver and GOLD'n GRO fertilizers. The fertilizers incorporate the "essence" of green because of how they are sourced and because of their excellent performance in the field.

 The conference is sponsored by U.S. Venture Partners (http://www.usvp.com/html_vers/), which has invested more than $2.7 billion in some 450 companies since 1981, Newseed Advisors (http://www.newseedadvisors.com/), which invests in companies that make agriculture more sustainable, and SPIN Farming (http://www.spinfarming.com/), which promotes environmentally beneficial farming techniques.

 Itronics will post an updated Corporate Profile on its website home page on March 16, 2010, and will also post Dr. Whitney's Agriculture 2.0 presentation on March 24, 2010.

About Itronics
Headquartered in Reno, Nevada, Itronics is a Cleantech Specialty Fertilizer and Silver Company that produces the Award Winning GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizers and pure silver bullion. Itronics, through its subsidiary, Itronics Metallurgical, Inc., is the only company with a fully permitted "Beneficial Use photochemical, Silver, and Water Recycling" plant in the United States that converts spent photoliquids into pure silver and GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizers. The Company is developing environmentally compatible mining technology, provides project planning and technical services to the gold mining industry, and operates the popular InsideMetals.com web site, http://www.insidemetals.com, which provides a value-added WORLD VIEW of Gold Producer Stocks, Mineral Producer Stocks, Junior Gold Stocks, and Junior Mineral Stocks.

Itronics has received numerous domestic and international awards that recognize its ability to successfully create and implement new environmentally clean recycling and fertilizer technologies.

The Company's environmentally friendly GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizers, which are extensively used in agriculture, can be used for lawns and houseplants, and are available, along with liquid fertilizer injectors, at the Company's "e-store" catalog at http://goldngro.com. The popular Silver Nevada Miner bars are available at the Company's "e-store" catalog at http://www.itromet.com.

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