Bee Vectoring Technologies Announces Web-Investor Call to Provide Business Progress Update
Mississauga, ON Canada and Sacramento, CA USA (November 21, 2019) – Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. (the “Company” or “BVT”) (TSXV: BEE) (OTCQB: BEVVF) announced today it will be holding a web enabled conference call on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 4pm EST. CEO Ashish Malik will provide a business update and outline the Company’s progress over the last three months. The last quarter has seen significant activity including EPA approval of BVT’s technology, strong traction in sales and new customers, and the company awarded for innovation in the international agriculture industry. Mr. Malik will also outline the company’s current business plan, management’s outlook on the market opportunity ahead for the company, and provide details into 2020 company initiatives.
In the second half of this year, BVT has achieved a number of significant milestones:
- Receiving US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval for its first active ingredient
- Receiving a further favorable decision by the US EPA for Residue Tolerance Exemption for its registered active ingredient CR-7
- Signing the Company’s first grower deal for a commercial crop post EPA approval, in the strawberry market
- Signing two grower deals in the blueberry market as it begins the next stage of commercialization (blueberry market)
- Announcing the Company has sold-out its allocation to multiple growers in the Florida strawberry market for the season
- Winning at the Agrow Awards for Best Application Technology Innovation
Individuals wishing to participate in the conference call can register by visiting the registration page. Participants will receive an email confirmation with a unique access code, which can be used to access the call via phone, or, alternatively, via web link for those wishing to view visuals during the update.
It is expected that there will be approximately 10 minutes at the end of the call-in during which participants will be able to ask questions via the moderator. Those wishing to submit questions beforehand can do so by emailing – email@example.com – with the subject line reading ‘WebInvestor Call Question.’ Submitted questions will be read out by the moderator during the Q&A portion of the call.
Please access the website 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to download and install any necessary audio software. Following the call, an archived webcast replay will be available shortly after the call.
BVT, an agriculture technology company, is a market disruptor with a significant global market opportunity in the $240 billion crop protection and fertilizer market. BVT has pioneered a natural precision agriculture system that replaces chemical pesticides and wasteful plant protection product spray applications by delivering biological pesticide alternatives to crops using commercially grown bees. BVT’s award-winning technology, precision vectoring, is completely harmless to bees and allows minute amounts of naturally-derived pesticides (called biologicals) to be delivered directly to blooms, providing improved crop protection and yield results than traditional chemical pesticides – and improving the health of the soil, the microbiome and the environment. Currently, BVT has over 60 granted patents, over 30 patents pending in all major agricultural countries worldwide, and has US EPA registration of its VECTORITE™ with CR-7 (EPA Registration No. 90641-2) for sale as a registered biological fungicide for use on the labeled crops.
Ashish Malik, President & CEO
Babak Pedram, Investor Relations
Virtus Advisory Group
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