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Introducing IRM Refuge Calculator v4.0 — December 19, 2011

Web-based solution to improve accessibility through combination of smartphone, desktop, and website platforms.

STATE COLLEGE, PA, Monday, December 19, 2011 – National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) recently leveraged AgIntegrated’s multi-platform capabilities to develop and maintain NCGA’s next generation Insect Resistance Management (IRM) Refuge Calculator.

Today, these efforts were realized with the successful launch of IRM Refuge Calculator v4.0. The revamped calculator, built on a web-based framework, provides the additional convenience of smartphone and desktop web browser accessibility while continuing to offer a desktop application that can be used offline.

The calculator facilitates grower compliance with EPA’s IRM regulations by calculating the appropriate refuge, quantity of standard seed bags to purchase for both trait and refuge, and possible planting configurations for certain corn products in the United States.

“We are excited to have found a software development group with extensive, real-world agricultural experience,” said Nathan Fields, Director of Biotechnology and Economic Analysis for NCGA. “AgIntegrated’s cross-platform technologies will provide us with the ability to scale and further enhance our software products to meet the needs of our members and the corn industry as a whole.”

“It is a privilege to be selected by NCGA to develop and maintain their IRM refuge calculator,” said Mike Santostefano, Marketing Director for AgIntegrated. “We are excited to be working with them and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship.”

NCGA is a national organization founded in 1957 and represents more than 35,000 dues-paying corn farmers nationwide and the interests of more than 300,000 growers who contribute through corn checkoff programs in their states. NCGA and its 48 affiliated state associations and checkoff organizations work together to create and increase opportunities for their members and their industry. NCGA is the largest trade organization in the United States representing corn growers. Since its inception the NCGA has successfully represented corn growers, throughout the entire corn industry, the U.S. government, and consumers and throughout the world. For more information, visit www.ncga.com.

AgIntegrated, Inc. offers multi-platform software solutions to the agricultural industry in the form of consulting, development, marketing, and support services. AgIntegrated’s experience and knowledge of the agricultural processes, coupled with strong partnerships with top retailers, equipment and chemical manufacturers, soil labs, and technology providers enables AgIntegrated to offer premium, customizable software solutions to meet industry demands. For more information, visit www.agintegrated.com.

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MBA Software and AgIntegrated Announce Strategic Partnership — October 21, 2011

Partnership provides expertise required to meet custom accounting challenges within the agricultural industry.

STATE COLLEGE, PA, Thursday, October 21, 2011 – AgIntegrated today announced a partnership with MBA to offer custom accounting software to the agricultural industry.

Both companies recognize the need and intend to jointly create market-leading accounting solutions tailored specifically to Ag operations and integrated with agronomic processes.

“While some organizations can get by with standard, entry level accounting products similar to QuickBooks, more and more are seeking higher level accounting software customized for their business,” said John Steveken, President of MBA Software. “I am excited about our partnership with AgIntegrated because we can combine our strengths and expertise to meet this demand in agriculture by delivering unrivaled solutions ideally suited for Ag.”

“Together, we are well positioned to fill the custom accounting needs in the marketplace with MBA’s vast experience consulting, building, and supporting accounting systems and AgIntegrated’s extensive technical knowledge of the Ag industry,” said Mike Santostefano, Marketing Director for AgIntegrated. “MBA’s familiarity with ERP and CRM systems will be especially beneficial to us based on the current industry landscape. This partnership reinforces AgIntegrated’s strategy to offer the Ag industry unmatched, multi-platform software solutions through partnerships and integration.”

MBA Software has been helping growing and mid-size companies run their businesses more efficiently since 1979. The completely customizable Series 3 Accounting, Distribution and Payroll solutions make the financial process simple by tracking all facets of your business and automating complex tasks. Because MBA allows its Customers to design 100% of each and every upgrade, MBA users are confident that the feature rich modules represent real life business requirements. MBA’s Customer Satisfaction policy combined with proven and scalable solutions makes MBA the last accounting software a business will ever need. For more information, visit www.mbasoft.com.

AgIntegrated, Inc. offers multi-platform software solutions to the agricultural industry in the form of consulting, development, marketing, and support services. AgIntegrated’s experience and knowledge of the agricultural processes, coupled with strong partnerships with top retailers, equipment and chemical manufacturers, soil labs, and technology providers enables AgIntegrated to offer premium, customizable software solutions to meet industry demands. For more information, visit www.agintegrated.com.

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AgIntegrated, Inc. Partners with Skyward App Company — July 6, 2011

Skyward enables AgIntegrated to rapidly expand its mobile smartphone and tablet presence in the agricultural industry.


STATE COLLEGE, PA, Wednesday, July 6, 2011 – AgIntegrated, Inc. today announced a partnership with Skyward App Company, a Maryland based software development firm specializing in smartphone, tablet, desktop, and cloud-based applications.

“The increased adoption rate of smartphones and tablets within our industry creates a need for a mobile platform to manage operations and communicate data more effectively”, said Mike Santostefano, Marketing Director for AgIntegrated. “Skyward’s unique ability to create interactive applications and data driven solutions provides AgIntegrated with the experience to deliver visually appealing and effective applications to meet the demands of a mobile agricultural industry.”

“Skyward is experienced in the development of a wide range of applications focusing on client-driven functionality. This allows us to be flexible enough to tackle the ever expanding and evolving field of mobile and cloud development, while continuing to utilize market proven technologies.” said Nick Elliott, Founder of Skyward. “The partnership will allow us to expand these services, creating new and powerful solutions without sacrificing the reliability we are already known for.”

Skyward App Company designs, develops and maintains high-profile, high-velocity software solutions across a wide range of markets. Skyward’s team worked with major software developers, operating system giants, networking companies, mobile app developers, and weather industry leaders. From robust data services to high-performance video gaming, our diverse portfolio demonstrates the capabilities needed to tackle the evolving field of software application design and development. For more information, visit www.skywardapps.com.

AgIntegrated, Inc. provides software solutions to the agricultural industry in the form of consulting, development, marketing, and support services. AgIntegrated’s experience and knowledge of the agricultural processes, coupled with strong partnerships with top retailers, equipment and chemical manufacturers, soil labs, and technology providers enables AgIntegrated to offer premium, customizable software solutions to meet the demands of the industry. For more information, visit www.agintegrated.com.

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