SOURCE: US Farms, Inc.

May 07, 2008 07:00 ET

One Thousand Free Aloe Vera Plants at the Las Vegas Money Show

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - May 7, 2008) - US Farms, Inc. (OTCBB: USFI), a diversified commercial Farming and Nursery company, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth # 518 at the 20th Annual Money Show in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 12-15, 2008 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. During the event, U.S. Farms, Inc. will distribute one thousand free Aloe Vera plants to investors that visit the booth. These plants can be re-potted and grown to their full maturity. In addition to Aloe Vera bulk leaf, produce and potted plant sales, U.S. Farms is engaged in the Farming and Brokerage of Asparagus, Tomatoes and Garlic in North America and Canada along with its current Nursery business activities.

"The healing properties of Aloe Vera are widely known and consumer demand for all-natural skin care treatments and therapies is on the rise. We sell Aloe Vera by the ton to nutraceutical and cosmetic companies for use in dietary supplements, moisturizers, gels and other personal care products. We are seeing a surge of new and continued demand for Aloe Vera for use in the functional beverage and food industry," stated Yan K. Skwara, CEO of U.S. Farms, Inc. "Going forward, U.S. Farms, Inc. will continue to focus on expanding our existing Aloe Vera business, which generates margins between the ranges of 30% to upwards of 200% depending on the type of Aloe based product. Currently, our Aloe Farm, which includes over 250,000 full grown Aloe Vera mother plants on 70 acres of Farm land, is situated in Imperial Valley, Ca in Southern California where all our Farming operations are based and managed. These mother Aloe plants are producing in the range of four million plus baby Aloe Pups per year which translates to new inventory of Bulk Aloe, potted Aloe plants and Aloe produce.

Focused on bringing together world-class investment professionals and over 200 exhibitors, the Money Show expects to draw as many as 12,000 attendees. For more information on the Show, including free registration, visit http://www.lasvegasmoneyshow.com.

About US Farms, Inc.

US Farms, Inc. is a diversified commercial Farming and Nursery company. The company grows, markets and distributes horticultural products through a number of wholly owned subsidiaries. The horticultural products are sold through supermarkets, home centers, retail merchandisers, garden centers, re-wholesalers, and landscapers throughout the United States and Canada. Through internal growth and strategic acquisitions the company is expanding its market share in its nursery and specialty produce businesses. Currently the company has subsidiaries, which provide a full range of products including Aloe Vera, Cactus, Succulents, Jade, Rare and Exotic Palm Trees and Cycads along with Produce products that include Aloe Vera, Asparagus, Tomatoes and Garlic.

For more information on US Farms, Inc., please visit http://www.usfarmsinc.com. US Farms, Inc. is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol USFI.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    US Farms, Inc.
    Tel: 858-488-7775 Ext 101
    or 800-845-9133
    Fax: 858-488-2828
    or
    Investor Relations
    Jamie Dryer
    Flagler Communications
    Email Contact
    516-837-8057
    www.otcfn.com/usfi