SOURCE: US Farms, Inc.

April 02, 2007 06:00 ET

US Farms, Inc. Becomes Player in California Fresh Tomato Market

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 2, 2007 -- US Farms, Inc. (OTCBB: USFI) is pleased to announce the company has entered into the Fresh Tomato Market.

California is the second largest producer of fresh tomatoes in the United States. There are over 100 growers producing fresh tomatoes on 37,000 acres, May through mid-November, and producing year-round in climate controlled greenhouses. Major California growing regions include the San Joaquin, Salinas, and Imperial Valleys, and Ventura and San Diego Counties.

Tomatoes grown for fresh market are not used for processed products, like paste or sauce.

US Farms, Inc. President Yan K. Skwara stated, "US Farms,Inc. management is moving aggressively to expand its crop growing business. Based on our current ability to fund our Tomato business operation, we are projecting in the range of $5,000,000 in revenues in 2007 from Tomatoes alone, which is a combination of brokering and growing Tomatoes."

About US Farms, Inc.

US Farms, Inc. is a diversified 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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