Verde Potash Responds to Stock Trading Activity

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Verde Potash (TSX: "NPK") ("Verde" or the "Company"), would like to respond to a request from the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) on behalf of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) following recent trading. Verde is not aware of any corporate developments to account for this activity. Verde's policy is not to comment on rumors or speculation and accordingly, does not intend to comment further.

About Verde Potash
Verde Potash, a Brazilian fertilizer development company, is focused on advancing the Cerrado Verde project located in the heart of Brazil's largest agriculture market. Cerrado Verde is the source of a potash-rich deposit from which the Company intends to produce both ThermoPotash and potassium chloride (KCl). ThermoPotash is a controlled-release, non-chloride, multi-nutrient fertilizer that is ideally suited for Brazilian soils. In addition, the Company is developing its Calcario limestone project, limestone being a key raw material in the Company's process to produce both ThermoPotash and KCl.

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For further information:

Cristiano Veloso, President & Chief Executive Officer
Tel: +55 (31) 3245 0205; Fax: +55 (31) 3245 0205; Email: cv@verdepotash.com

www.verdepotash.com

Iwona Zakrzewski, Investor Relations
Tel: (647) 295-8120 / (416) 866-2966 ext. 224; Fax: (416) 866-8829; Email: iz@verdepotash.com