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Founded in 1980 and headquartered in the Central Valley of California, S&W Seed Company is a leading producer of 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


S&W Seed Effects Name Change of Salt Tolerant Alfalfa Varieties to Provide Greater Marketing Differentiation

S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) today announced that its proprietary, non-dormant, high yieldalfalfa varieties marketed as "SW 9720" and "SW 9215" have been renamed "SW 9720S" and "SW 9215S."  The added "S" will serve to distinguish and emphasize the varieties as highly tolerant to salty soil and salty irrigation water.  The name change has been reviewed and authorized by the California Crop Improvement Association, the seed certifying agency under the California Seed Law.

In field trials conducted at UC Davis and the University of Arizona, SW 9720S and 9215S have consistently demonstrated high yields of high quality hay grown in a wide array of harsh farming conditions.  SW 9720S has won distinction as the number one high yielding alfalfa variety in university trials, and led all entries in both yield and feed quality in trials conducted at the USDA Salinity Laboratory where alfalfa and other forage species are under salt water irrigation management.  Similarly, SW 9215S has tested among the highest yielding salt-tolerant alfalfas certified to date, yielding 18% above salinity check varieties when irrigated with water with very high saline content.

Mark Grewal, President and CEO of S&W, stated, "Adding the 'S' to 9720 and 9215 is expected to allow S&W to achieve greater marketing differentiation for these alfalfa varieties, providing an important indicator to farmers that they are indeed well suited for yielding the highest quality hay grown in areas around the world where salty soil and salty irrigation would otherwise prohibit or greatly limit the production of essential forage crops."






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#42   SANW 02opida 03/29/18 06:28:21 PM
#41   Thin it will revere Im holdings lungs. WallStreetMyWay 02/27/18 11:27:46 AM
#40   $SANW recent news/filings stocktrademan 05/14/15 08:27:33 AM
#39   Still going strong ? Not_a_Doubt 04/01/15 08:09:58 PM
#38   I really like what I see in S&W exlud 03/20/12 05:51:16 PM
#37   Beware the MBW (Monarch Bay Way) flemsnopes 03/09/12 11:42:13 AM
#36   ~ Tuesday! $SANW ~ Earnings posted, pending or Penny Roger$ 02/13/12 01:10:21 AM
#35   S&W Seed Company (SANW) EZ~Grinch 05/18/11 12:50:18 PM
#34   S&W PR OUT! roger wilco 04/07/11 09:25:40 AM
#33   PR out! roger wilco 04/06/11 12:19:10 PM
#32   The CEO's pay seems excessive considering the company roger wilco 03/12/11 01:27:13 PM
#31   Financial Highlights When Comparing Six Months Ended December flemsnopes 02/15/11 10:48:55 AM
#30   This operational note seems a little troubling and flemsnopes 02/10/11 06:52:20 AM
#29   Information about "related party" transactions should always be flemsnopes 02/10/11 06:37:47 AM
#28   Important information gleaned from the most recent 10Q. flemsnopes 02/10/11 06:22:30 AM
#27   Thanks, is alfalfa that useful? They were considering LincolnStocks 01/26/11 08:24:22 PM
#26   Great Linedrive looking over SANW do far I j$tops 01/24/11 11:39:42 AM
#25   Nice article on S & W Linedrive 01/24/11 11:29:12 AM
#24   NEWS: S&W Seed Effects Name Change of Salt Linedrive 01/23/11 11:50:06 PM
#23   Hope this helps.... Linedrive 01/23/11 01:32:53 PM
#22   what is the product exactly? LincolnStocks 01/23/11 12:22:25 PM
#21   These guys look like they know what they Linedrive 01/23/11 12:40:01 AM
#20   Looking like this company has some great history Linedrive 01/23/11 12:39:06 AM
#19   Looks like a winning product. Linedrive 01/23/11 12:37:47 AM
#18   Wow Great Chart! Linedrive 01/23/11 12:36:48 AM
#17   HAHA..ooops! Ben Carn 01/22/11 05:48:33 PM
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#6   this may be a gold mine.....anyone else in LincolnStocks 12/20/10 03:42:58 PM
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