SOURCE: US Farms, Inc.

April 03, 2007 06:30 ET

US Farms, Inc. Announces Hiring of Sam Nucci as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 3, 2007 -- US Farms, Inc. (OTCBB: USFI) a commercial Farming and Nursery Grower, today announced the hiring of Sam Nucci as Vice President of Sales and Marketing of its newly formed subsidiary, Sammy's Produce, Inc.

As Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mr. Nucci will lead the sales and marketing functions with an initial focus on Fresh Market Tomatoes. Mr. Nucci has over 28 years of professional experience in various sales and marketing capacities in the produce space. Prior to joining US Farms, Inc., Mr. Nucci served as President at Samlis, Inc. He began his career at Carlsbad Tomatoes while still in high school, and later at Agri Sales which was eventually acquired by Cal Fruit.

"The addition of Sam Nucci is a reflection of management's commitment to build an executive leadership team capable of growing the company's sales to exceed 100 million dollars," said Yan K. Skwara, US Farms, Inc., President. "Prior to joining our team, Mr. Nucci has successfully marketed and sold over 250 million dollars of Tomatoes."

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 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 Wheat grass. In 2007 the company plans to add over 100 specialty niche produce items to it offerings.

For more information on US Farms, please visit US Farms, Inc. is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol USFI.

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Contact Information

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    Tel: 858-488-7775 or 800-845-9133
    Fax: 858-488-2828

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