Avalon Successfully Completes Workover to Enhance Production on the Dixon # 1 and Deltic Farms # 1

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avalon Oil & Gas, Inc., (OTCQB:AOGN) announced that the workovers on the Dixon # 1 and the Deltic Farms # 1, Kiblah Field, Miller County, Arkansas have been successfully completed.

The workovers to remove the paraffin build-up were completed by pulling the rods and tubing from the wellbores, steam cleaning them, and then sand bailing the bottom of the wellbores to remove debris. These wells were originally drilled and completed in 1989. "We are pleased to have completed these workovers; current production from the Dixon well is 10 barrels of oil per day (BOPD) and the Deltic well is producing 4 barrels of oil per day," stated Avalon's President, Kent Rodriguez.

Avalon owns a fifty percent (50%) working interest in these two wells in the Kiblah field, they produce oil from the Tokio zone at an approximate depth of 3,000 feet. Rodriguez added, "The removal of the paraffin build-up should permit us to recover 15,900 barrels of oil of proven reserves; we expect to commence a workover on the Gunn # 1 in the next 30 days."

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, please visit the company's website at www.avalonoilinc.com, or contact:

Avalon Oil & Gas, Inc., Minneapolis
Kent Rodriguez, CEO
Tel: 952-746-9655
Fax: 952-746-5216

Source:Avalon Oil & Gas, Inc.