CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INFORMATIONCeres has scheduled a conference call for 4:30 p.m. EST (1:30 p.m. PST) today to discuss first quarter results. The webcast of the conference call may be accessed at investor.ceres.net. Audio of the teleconference is also available by dialing: North America callers:(877) 838-4153 International callers:+1 (720) 545-0037 An audio replay of the call will be available two hours after the conclusion of the live call, and remain available on the Ceres website for 30 days. 2013 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS Ceres will hold its 2013 annual meeting of stockholders on February 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. PST at the W Hotel at 6250 Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles, California. Notice of the annual meeting, proxy materials and the company’s annual report for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2012 will be mailed to stockholders of record as of December 20, 2012. Each attendee must be a Ceres stockholder as of the close of business on December 20, 2012 or hold a valid proxy for the annual meeting. UPCOMING INVESTOR EVENTS Ceres is scheduled to present at the Seventeenth Annual Goldman Sachs Agribusiness Conference on February 26, 2013 in New York City. The company will also present at the Raymond James 34th Annual Institutional Investors Conference on March 5, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. Slide presentations will be posted on the investor events page of the company’s website, www.ceres.net. ABOUT CERES Ceres, Inc. is an agricultural biotechnology company that markets seeds for energy crops used in the production of renewable transportation fuels, electricity and bio-based products. The company combines advanced plant breeding and biotechnology to develop products that can address the limitations of first-generation bioenergy feedstocks, increase biomass productivity, reduce crop inputs and improve cultivation on marginal land. Its development activities include sweet sorghum, high-biomass sorghum, switchgrass and miscanthus. Ceres markets its products under its Blade brand.