SOURCE: Stevia First Corporation

Stevia First Corporation

February 19, 2015 09:00 ET

Stevia First Corp. Live CEO Interviews Available Online

UK Health Campaign Announced This Week Could Fuel Stevia Demand

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 19, 2015) - Stevia First Corp. (OTCQB: STVF) ("SF Corp." or the "Company"), an agricultural biotechnology company based in California's Central Valley growing region and focused on the industrial scale production of stevia, the all-natural zero-calorie sweetener that is rapidly transforming the food and beverage industry, is pleased to announce that Mr. Robert Brooke, CEO of SF Corp recently joined with members of the financial media in a pair of feature video interviews which are now available online.

Sessions include a feature segment produced by Growth Circle financial media available at stevia.growthcircle.com. Additionally, StockNewsNow.com, the Official MicroCap News Source conducted a feature SNNLive interview at the SeeThruEquity Winter MicroCap Conference 2015 in New York City, NY which can be found here: SNNLive - Stevia First Corporation.

In the interviews, Mr. Brooke discusses details of the Company's business operations and growth strategy for 2015.

In related industry news, earlier this week a public health campaign called GULP ("Give Up Loving Pop") was created by the Health Equalities Group, based in Liverpool, UK, and which is supported by both national health and local authorities. The organizers publicly assert that drinking one can of a full sugar-loaded drink per day increases the risk of dying from heart disease by more than 30%. Related health campaigners further warn that the same could lead to weight gain of nearly 13 pounds in a year, tooth decay, and also type 2 diabetes. To find out more: http://dailym.ai/1L43Sok.

SF Corp. CEO Robert Brooke comments, "As the public health backlash against sugar-loaded beverages gains momentum, stevia has proven itself as a reliable and healthier alternative for multinational food and beverage companies. We continue to focus in 2015 on finding innovative ways to rapidly increase global supplies of this valuable and increasingly significant product."

About Stevia First Corp. (OTCQB: STVF)
SF Corp. is an agricultural biotechnology company that is enabling dramatically healthier food and nutrition products. For more information visit: www.steviafirst.com and connect with the Company on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Google+.

About the Stevia Industry
The market for all-natural, zero-calorie stevia sweeteners is expanding rapidly. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates stevia intake could eventually replace 20-30% of all dietary sweeteners. The total global sweetener market was estimated at $58.3 billion in 2010. For more information visit: www.steviafirst.com.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in Section 27(a) of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21(e) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements in this press release which are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, projections of worldwide sales of stevia products, growth of stevia production and global markets. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with new projects and development stage companies. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal year, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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