Platform announces disposition of certain Saskatchewan properties



    CALGARY, March 8 /CNW/ - Platform Resources Inc. (TSXV: PFM) wishes to
announce that it has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of a TSX
listed company for the disposition of certain properties in S.E. Saskatchewan,
including our properties in Crystal Hills and Macoun (the "Properties"),
subject to regulatory approval. In the aggregate, the Properties account for
about 200 bbl/d of production net to Platform. Aggregate consideration for the
Properties is $8.05 million in cash. Closing of the transaction is expected to
occur on or about March 19, 2007.

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    Not for dissemination in the United States of America. This news release
shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy
securities of Platform in any jurisdiction, including the United States. The
common shares of Platform have not been and will not be registered under the
United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act")
or any state securities laws and have not been and will not be offered or sold
in the United States or to any U.S. person except in certain transactions
exempt from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and
applicable state securities laws.

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For further information:

For further information: Platform Resources Inc., Suite 2800, 350 - 7th
Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2P 3N9; Shabir Premji, President & CFO, Chief
Operating Officer, T: (403) 232-3341, F: (403) 263-6702,; Michael Lee, T: (403) 232-3371, F: (403)

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