SOURCE: Tianli Agritech

Tianli Agritech

December 22, 2010 10:04 ET

Tianli Agritech, Inc. to Ring NASDAQ Opening Bell on January 7, 2011

WUHAN CITY, CHINA--(Marketwire - December 22, 2010) - Tianli Agritech, Inc. (NASDAQ: OINK) ("Tianli" or "the Company"), a leading producer of breeder hogs and market hogs based in Wuhan City, China, today announced that its Chairwoman and other representatives from Tianli will celebrate the Company's successful public listing on NASDAQ Global Market last July by presiding over the Opening Bell ceremony at the NASDAQ MarketSite location in New York City's Times Square on Friday, January 7, 2011.

The Company's Chairwoman and CEO, Ms. Hanying Li, will be joined by the members of the Company's management team including Mr. Sam Zhang, Chief Investing Officer, and Ms. Zoe Guo, US Representative. In addition to being broadcast on national business television at 9:30 am ET on January 7th, the bell-ringing ceremony will be webcast live on NASDAQ's website and on the NASDAQ MarketSite Tower in New York City's Times Square.

"We are delighted to celebrate Tianli's successful transformation as a public company," said Ms. Li. "The funds raised by our IPO in July are already being utilized in our expansion program which will significantly increase the Company's profitability and value. I look forward to utilizing my visit to meet with current and prospective investors to discuss our plans for the Company's continued growth and exciting future." 

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell ceremony will be available at:
http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

Ms Li and other representatives of Tianli will be meeting with investors in the New York area on the 7th, 10th and 11th of January. If you would like to meet with the Company's management team, please contact the representatives below.

About Tianli Agritech, Inc.

Tianli Agritech, Inc. is in the business of breeding, raising and selling hogs in the People's Republic of China. The Company is focused on growing healthy hogs for sale for breeding and meat purposes. The Company conducts genetic, breeding and nutrition research to steadily improve its production capabilities. For more information about the Company, please visit http://www.tianli-china.com.

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