Urban Ag Corp Announces the Award of a Voice/Data/Networking Contract and Service Agreement from Stripes Convenience Stores

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Urban Ag Corp. (OTC:AQUM) (the "Company"), announced today that B&R Telephone ("B&R"), an operating unit of its wholly-owned subsidiary Green Wire Enterprises, Inc., has been awarded a voice/data/networking contract and service Agreement from the owner of over 575 Stripe's Convenience Stores located in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, including operations of dozens of 7-Elevens and Circle K's, and the inventors of the world's original "pay-at-the-pump" system.

B&R has also been awarded Voice and Data remodel projects for Best Buy, Sable Exploration, Buddy Walker Furniture Stores, and the Small Business Administration located in Corpus Christi.

Urban Ag Corp. also announced today that Green Wire, Inc. ("GWI"), an operating unit of its wholly owned subsidiary Green Wire Enterprises, Inc., will be providing network services and maintenance for national chain and big box stores like Target, Wal-Mart, CVS, Walgreens and Firestone Tire in San Antonio, Austin and Central Texas areas.

Billy V. Ray, Jr., CEO of Urban Ag Corp stated, "These are significant contracts with the upside revenue opportunity to provide additional upgraded services at these locations. We are continuing to expand our client-base as a leader in providing communications equipment and services throughout Texas."

Green Wire Enterprises' operating subsidiaries serve a wide customer base that includes telecom customers such as Verizon, Motorola, Alcatel-Lucent, Time Warner and general contractors serving national customers such as Wal-Mart, CVS and Gulf Marine. The subsidiaries also network and design services to a multiple of state and county government Agencies, colleges and schools in the Texas market.

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 37A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ from those indicated in the forward-looking statements, including the Company's ability to continue to successfully market and provide its services, maintain its effectiveness and its customer base and general economic conditions. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

CONTACT: Urban Ag Corp. P: (774) 847-7688 E: IR@aqumcorporate.comSource:Urban Ag Corp