SOURCE: Naturally Iowa, Inc.

April 17, 2008 09:00 ET

Naturally Iowa Featured on the Isla Earth Radio Series: Radio Profile Reports That Naturally Iowa's Containers Use 65 Percent Less Energy and Produce 68 Percent Fewer Greenhouse Gases Than Using Plastic

CLARINDA, IA--(Marketwire - April 17, 2008) - Naturally Iowa, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NLIA) announced today that the Company has been featured on a profile on the Isla Earth Radio series. The profile focuses on Naturally Iowa's environmentally friendly packaging and the fact that Naturally Iowa's containers "use 65 percent less energy and produce 68 percent fewer greenhouse gases than using plastic." (Source: Isla Earth Radio Series - http://www.islaearth.org/show.php?_sid=1207292400)

The Isla Earth Radio Series is produced by the Catalina Island Conservancy and was funded by The Annenberg Foundation's Blue Planet Initiative. "The Annenberg Foundation exists to advance the public well-being through improved communication. As the principal means of achieving its goal, the Foundation encourages the development of more effective ways to share ideas and knowledge." (Source: Isla Earth Radio Series http://www.islaearth.org/SponsorandPartners.php)

The radio profile of Naturally Iowa can be heard by clicking on the following link: http://www.islaearth.org/show.php?_sid=1207292400.

"We are pleased to be receiving media attention for Naturally Iowa's innovative, environmentally friendly Ingeo™ packaging, which is made from plants, not oil," said William Horner, President and CEO of Naturally Iowa, Inc. "Naturally Iowa is more than just a producer of superior dairy products. Our mission is to improve the overall health and welfare of people, animals and our earth by providing high-quality, great-tasting natural and organic dairy products in environmentally sustainable packaging. Using our packaging is good for the environment, it's good for business and it's good for our country because it lessens our dependence on foreign sources of oil."

About Naturally Iowa, Inc.

Naturally Iowa, Inc. (www.naturallyiowa.com), operating through its wholly owned subsidiary, Naturally Iowa, LLC, processes and produces organic and all-natural dairy products. The Company's main product lines are organic and all-natural fluid milk, ice cream and drinkable yogurt. Naturally Iowa, LLC was founded in 2003 by William Horner and Steve Williams, who partnered to provide an opportunity for family operated dairy farms to make a comeback by adding value to their product. Wishing to place their dairy products in containers that would not harm the environment, Naturally Iowa found a revolutionary type of plastic, Ingeo™, which is made from plants not oil. Naturally Iowa, LLC developed a working partnership with Natureworks, LLC, and became the world's first and only dairy to use Natureworks® environmentally friendly Ingeo™ bottling. Organic milk in Ingeo™ bottles landed on grocery store shelves in October 2005. Naturally Iowa, Inc. operates its state-of-the-art 28,000-sq.-foot dairy processing facility in Clarinda, Iowa.

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Contact Information

  • Contact Information:
    William Horner
    President and CEO
    Naturally Iowa, Inc.
    Iowa Office: 1516 S. 16th Street
    Clarinda, IA 51632
    Ph: (712) 542-6455
    info@naturallyiowa.com
    www.naturallyiowa.com

    For Media Inquiries:
    (240) 994-9049