NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2006--Bodisen Biotech, Inc.,
(AMEX:BBC, London AIM:BODI, website: /) the
first China-based environmentally friendly bio fertilizer company
listed on a US stock exchange, and dually listed in London, today
announced that the Bodisen management team, led by Chairman and CEO
Karen Qiong Wang, hosted visits by institutional investors at the
company's Yangling headquarters in China on May 18, 2006. The visit
was joined by the company's board members and legal counsel from the
US. The visitors toured Bodisen's facilities as well as conducted
due diligence meetings with management. The Governor of Shaanxi
Province also met with members of the delegation.
Bodisen's management will be in New York during the week of May
22, 2006 to meet with other institutional investors. The company's
Chairman and CEO Karen Qiong Wang and President Bo Chen will provide
an overview of the company's business and operations and its
financial results. Bodisen has reported record earnings for the
first quarter of 2006 and has reaffirmed 2006 earnings guidance.
A copy of the company's updated investor presentation will be
available on the company's website at www.bodisen.com starting on
May 22, 2006.
Institutional investors may contact The Piacente Group, Bodisen's
U.S. investor relations counsel, at 212-481-2050 regarding the
company's meeting schedules in New York.
About Bodisen Biotech, Inc.
A Delaware company, Bodisen is headquartered in the city of Yang
Ling, Shaanxi Province, China's agricultural hub. The Bodisen brand
is a highly recognized fertilizer brand in China. Its
environmentally friendly "green" products support the mandate of the
Chinese government to increase crop yields for the purpose of
decreasing China's dependency on food imports. Utilizing proprietary
agricultural technologies, Bodisen sells over 60 packaged products,
broken down into four product categories: Organic Compound
Fertilizer; Organic Liquid Fertilizer; Pesticides &
Insecticides, and agricultural raw materials. Bodisen's organic
fertilizers can be absorbed by plants within 48 hours and enrich
soil conditions. These products address grains, vegetables, and
fruit crops and have been proven to increase crop yields by 10% to
35% while being environmentally friendly. Among China's population
of 1.3 billion, approximately 900 million are farmers whose incomes
depend on their crop yields. With approximately 600 (and growing)
nationwide distribution centers, Bodisen has experienced rapid
growth in its existing business.
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the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based
on the current expectations or beliefs of Bodisen Biotech, Inc.
management and are subject to a number of factors and uncertainties
that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
described in the forward-looking statements.