mOasis adds 25-year Ag Industry veteran in California

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Rick Foell joins Grower Relations team to support the accelerating adoption of BountiGel™.

mOasis (, announced today the addition of Rick Foell as Grower Relations Manager focusing on sales in the Company’s Northern California market.

Rick was formerly California Account Manager with Suterra, a producer of pheromones for insect mating disruption, and prior to that was Agronomy Manager for California, Arizona, and Nevada for Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizers. He has also worked at Simplot, Britz Fertilizers, and Helena as a Proprietary Products Manager.

Rick commented, “I’m very excited about helping growers throughout the state address the huge challenge of managing limited water supplies more effectively through their adoption of BountiGel™. With this technology, we can reduce water use and improve yields, and given the conditions statewide, the timing couldn’t be better for California growers.”

A graduate from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor’s degree in Ag Business Management, Rick has 25 years of experience in the California Agricultural market as a fully licensed Pest Control Advisor and Certified Crop Advisor. Rick is also a certified IPM Technical Service Provider for California.

Steve Hartmeier, CEO of mOasis, remarked, “mOasis is pleased that Rick is joining our California team. His experience in introducing products like BountiGel™ that can increase agriculture sustainability will benefit mOasis and growers across the state.”

Growers may contact Rick Foell at rfoell(AT) or 559-269-7072.

About mOasis
Based in Union City, CA, mOasis specializes in the application of science to create innovative products which address current challenges in agriculture. Through advanced, proprietary chemistry incorporated into the Company’s Aquamer™ technology, the Company manufactures BountiGel™ a non¬‐toxic soil additive that allows growers to optimize water resources for maximized crop yields and water conservation. BountiGel holds excess water near the seeds or roots and releases it as soil dries resulting in less plant stress and significantly higher crop yields while reducing water needs. The company is also exploring broader applications of the technology into seed treatments, soil erosion solutions, and municipal and consumer applications. The company’s vision is to promote economic and environmental sustainability anywhere water is used globally. For more information, please visit

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This press release contains forward-looking statements (including without limitation the quotations from our CEO, Chairman and management) concerning mOasis’ future management, strategic plans, growth opportunities and performance. Risks and uncertainties may cause actual results to differ materially from the results predicted. The potential risks and uncertainties include, among others, competitive developments, the impact of management and organizational changes, the implementation and results of any strategic plans as well as mOasis’ ongoing product development, strategic and cost initiatives.

Steven R Hartmeier
Chief Executive Officer
MOasis Inc.

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