SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 16, 2022
AGRIFORCE GROWING SYSTEMS, LTD.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
300-2233 Columbia Street
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (604) 757-0952
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Shares||AGRI||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
|Series A Warrants||AGRIW||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
This Form 8-K and other reports filed by Registrant from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission (collectively, the “Filings”) contain or may contain forward-looking statements and information that are based upon beliefs of, and information currently available to, Registrant’s management as well as estimates and assumptions made by Registrant’s management. When used in the Filings the words “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect,” “future,” “intend,” “plan” or the negative of these terms and similar expressions as they relate to Registrant or Registrant’s management identify forward-looking statements. Such statements reflect the current view of Registrant with respect to future events and are subject to risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors relating to Registrant’s industry, Registrant’s operations and results of operations and any businesses that may be acquired by Registrant. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should the underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may differ significantly from those anticipated, believed, estimated, expected, intended or planned.
Although Registrant believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, Registrant cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements. Except as required by applicable law, including the securities laws of the United States, Registrant does not intend to update any of the forward-looking statements to conform these statements to actual results.
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
As of September 16, 2022, AgriForce Growing Systems, Ltd. (the “Company”) entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement (“PSA”) with Stronghold Power Systems, Inc. (“Seller”) to purchase approximately 34 acres of land in Coachella California. The purchase price is $4,300,000, payable as follows: (i) $1,500,000 in cash and (ii) $2,800,000 in restricted shares of common stock of the Company. The purchase price is allocable $1,642,350 for purchase of the land and the balance for completion of development work by the Seller on the Property. The stock is being issued in the form of prefunded warrants (pending shareholder approval of issuance of the shares) in two tranches: (i) $1,700,000 (695,866 shares) to be issued within five days of entry into the PSA, and (ii) $1,100,000 (450,266 shares) at closing of the transaction. The first tranche shall be void if closing of the transaction does not occur by March 31, 2023, and the pre funded per share exercise price is $2.443, and is subject to certain adjustments as stated in the prefunded warrants. Issuance of all securities in this transaction is in transactions exempt from registration under Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the prefunded warrants bear legends to that effect.
Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities
See Item 1.01 above.
Item 9.01 Exhibit
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Date: September 22, 2022
|AGRIFORCE GROWING SYSTEMS, LTD.|
|By:||/s/ Richard Wong|
|Name:||Richard Wong, CFO|