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We are an agricultural biotechnology company that develops and markets seeds and traits to produce crops for feed, forages, sugar and other markets. We use a combination of advanced plant breeding, biotechnology and bioinformatics to develop seed products and biotechnology traits to address many of the current limitations and future challenges facing agriculture. These technology platforms, which can increase crop productivity, improve quality, reduce crop inputs and improve cultivation on marginal land, have broad application across multiple end markets, including food, feed, fiber and fuel.

Our common stock trades on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the ticker symbol CERE.

We were incorporated in March 1996 in Delaware under the name Ceres, Inc.

Ceres, Inc.
1535 Rancho Conejo Blvd.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 USA
(805) 376-6500 | info@ceres.net

Our fiscal year ends August 31.

On February 21, 2012, Ceres priced the initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares at $13.00 per share.

We do not currently have a direct stock purchase plan.

We do not currently pay dividends and do not expect to do so in the foreseeable future.

No, we do not offer a dividend reinvestment plan.

Our transfer agent is the American Stock Transfer & Trust Company. You can reach them at:

American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC
6201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: 800-937-5449
Fax: 718-236-2641

American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC
6201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: 800-937-5449
Fax: 718-236-2641

You may contact our transfer agent.

KPMG LLP

Our general counsel is Ms. Wilfriede van Assche. Our external legal counsel is Shearman & Sterling LLP.

These documents may be obtained on Ceres' website under the Investors section. SEC filings may also be obtained from the SEC website, www.sec.gov.

You should have received a letter from Ceres with instructions to return your old stock certificates to the company. If you did not receive the letter, please contact Ceres. Upon receipt of your old stock certificates, the transfer agent will issue either new stock certificates or open a direct registration account for you if you prefer to hold your shares in book entry form.

Our 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on April 5, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time, at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village, CA 91361

The company observes a closed communications, or “quiet period,” beginning 15 days prior to the release of each of its quarterly and year-end financial results and ending immediately following the company’s public release of such results. During these times, the company will refrain from individual meetings or calls with analysts, stockholders or potential investors. At the discretion of Ceres, the company or its representative may respond to questions related to publicly available information.

For investor-related questions please contact:
Ceres, Inc.
IR Voicemail: 805-375-7801
Investor Email: ir@ceres.net

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