FIVE POINTS, Calif., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) today announced that its Board of Directors has set the date of the Company's 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders for Friday, December 3, 2010. The meeting will begin at 9:00 A.M. Pacific Time and will be held at the Campton Place Hotel located at 340 Stockton Street in San Francisco.
Stockholders of record as of the close of business on October 15, 2010 will vote on the election of directors, the advisory approval of M&K CPAS, PLLC as the Company's independent auditors for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011, and on such other business as may properly come before the meeting. On October 22, 2010, a notice of the meeting and the related proxy materials were mailed to stockholders entitled to notice and to vote at the meeting. Copies of the proxy materials may be accessed on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission website at www.sec.gov or on the Company's website at www.swseedco.com.
S&W has arranged for a discounted hotel rate at the Campton Place Hotel for out-of-town stockholders planning to attend the Annual Meeting. For hotel booking information and to help ensure that ample seating and refreshments are arranged, stockholders are encouraged to RSVP by calling Kathy Addison at Elite Financial Communications Group at 407-585-1080 or via email at SANW@efcg.net.
About S&W Seed CompanyFounded in 1980 and headquartered in the Central Valley of California, S&W Seed Company is a global leader in warm climate, high yield alfalfa seed varieties, including varieties that can thrive in poor, saline soils, as verified over decades of university-sponsored trials. S&W also offers seed cleaning and processing at its 40-acre facility in Five Points, California. In fiscal 2010, the Company launched a business expansion initiative centered on mass producing stevia leaf in the U.S. in response to growing global demand for the all-natural, zero calorie sweetener from the food and beverage industry. For more information, please visit www.swseedco.com. SOURCE S&W Seed Company