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November 10, 2011 - Vancouver, BC


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BonTerra Resources Inc. : BONTERRA RETAINS AGAT LABS FOR VALIDATIONSAMPLING ON15,000 METRE DRILL PROGRAM IN QUEBEC

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BONTERRA RETAINS AGAT LABS FOR VALIDATION SAMPLING ON 15,000 METREDRILL PROGRAM IN QUEBEC

BonTerra Resources Inc. (TSX.V: BTR; FSE:9BR) (the "Company", "BonTerra") has retained a second laboratory,AGATLaboratories of Mississauga, Ontario ("AGAT") to assay drill core samplesalongwith ALS Chemex ("ALS"). AGAT is a fully accredited laboratory and conformswiththe requirements of CAN-P-4E (ISO/IEC 17025:2005) and CAN-P-1579 bytheStandards Council of Canada. AGAT is a specialized Canadian based labwiththirty (30) years of experience in providing comprehensive analyticalservicesto the mining industry.

AGAT is being used to both assay new drill core samples from the finaldrillholes as well as to validate assay results received to date from ALSChemex.Validation is the process whereby samples that assayed over 1 g/t gold aresentin for re-assay to verify the values received to date. This is inaddition tothe Company employing a full quality assurance and quality control("QAQC")program. Sample validation is necessary for the completion of the NI43-101compliant inferred resource calculation for the Eastern Extension property(the"Property").

BonTerra should be finished drilling its 15,000 metre drill program bythe endof November. Once the Company receives the final assay results from drillcoreincluding validation samples all efforts will focus on finalizingthecompilation of database for all work completed to date. After this iscompleted,Geologica of Val d'Or, Quebec will complete the NI 43-101 compliantinferredgold resource calculation for the Property. Final holes are beingcompleted andassays will be released when they become available.

Mitchell Adam, President states, "The Company is looking forward tocompletingthe 2011 drill program and compiling all the assay data from the 15,000metresof drilling completed over the past 12 months. Once we havecompleted our43-101 inferred calculation, we will begin to budget and plan for a 2012drillprogram with the focus of increasing the size and scope of the EasternExtensionproject and prepare for winter drilling on the ice targets."

Qualified Person

This technical content of this press release has been reviewed andaccepted byThomas Clarke, Pr.Sci.Nat., a Director of BonTerra. Mr. Clarke is aQualifiedPerson under NI 43-101.

About BonTerra Resources

BonTerra is a Canadian gold exploration company focused continuing toexpand thedrill defined gold zone on its Eastern Extension property, part of theworldfamous Abitibi Greenstone Belt in mining friendly Quebec. BonTerra has atotalof three properties in the Urban-Barry belt, all gold explorationtargets.BonTerra's Eastern Extension, Lavoie and Urban-Barry properties arelocatedapproximately 170 km NE of Val-d'Or and 125 km SW of Chibougamau in theUrban,Barry and Bailly townships in Québec.

Other Companies Exploring in the Urban-Barry Gold Camp

Neighboring companies in the region are Metanor, Amseco, Beaufield, EagleHill,Glen Eagle, Urbana, Freewest and Key Gold. The Company has an option toearn100% of the Eastern Extension property from Abitex Resources subject toa 2%NSR.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
BONTERRA RESOURCES INC.

/s/ Mitchell Adam

Mitchell Adam
President, Director

This press release contains projections and forward-looking informationthatinvolve various risks and uncertainties regarding future events. Suchforward-looking information can include without limitation statementsbased on currentexpectations involving a number of risks and uncertainties and arenotguarantees of future performance of the Company, such as the statementthat theCompany: (i) anticipates drilling will continue to expand certain veins;(ii)further work is planned to increase the size of the vein includingdrilling thearea this winter; and (iii) believes that the cumulative total of alldrillingwill begin to add considerable value for the Company's shareholders .There arenumerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual resultsand theCompany's plans and objectives to differ materially from those expressedin theforward-looking information, including: (i) adverse market conditions;(ii)delays with respect to drill results or preparation of a resourcecalculation;and (iii) general uncertainties with respect to mineral exploration ingeneral.Actual results and future events could differ materially from thoseanticipatedin such information. These and all subsequent written and oralforward-lookinginformation are based on estimates and opinions of management on the datestheyare made and are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice.Except asrequired by law, the Company does not intend to update theseforward-lookingstatements.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as thattermis defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) acceptsresponsibilityfor the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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