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Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (December 12th, 2007)

Bakersfield, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- December 12, 2007-- Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) (“Company”) today announced that Ralph J. Goehring has informed the Company’s Board of Directors that he intends to retire from his position as Chief Financial Officer during the summer of 2008.  He will serve as an executive assistant to the President and Chief Executive Officer through the end of next year facilitating various special projects.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (October 20th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (October 10th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (October 6th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (September 18th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (August 22nd, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (August 7th, 2006)

Bakersfield, CA - August 4, 2006 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced that Ronald J. Robinson has been elected to the Board of Directors, effective August 4, 2006.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (June 19th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (June 16th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (June 8th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (May 18th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (May 9th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (May 3rd, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (April 28th, 2006)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (February 16th, 2006)

Bakersfield, CA - February 15, 2006 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced that estimated proved oil and gas reserves increased by 15% to 126 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) as of December 31, 2005. In 2005, Berry added 24.9 million BOE at a reserve replacement cost of $9.44 per BOE and replaced 296% of the 8.4 million BOE (23,015 BOE per day) it produced.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (February 8th, 2006)

Bakersfield, CA - February 2, 2006 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced that J. Frank Keller has been elected to the Board of Directors, effective February 2, 2006.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (February 2nd, 2006)

Bakersfield, CA - February 2, 2006 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced that J. Frank Keller has been elected to the Board of Directors, effective February 2, 2006.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (January 27th, 2006)

Bakersfield, CA - January 27, 2006 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced that it has entered into an agreement with a private seller to acquire a 50% working interest in natural gas assets in the Piceance Basin of western Colorado for approximately $150 million in cash. Berry internally estimates 330 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of reserves, which are comprised of 26 Bcf of proved reserves and 304 Bcf of probable reserves. Berry has identified over 600 drilling locations based on 10-acre downspacing.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (December 28th, 2005)

Bakersfield, CA - December 28, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) adopted a plan under Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to facilitate the repurchase of its shares of common stock. Rule 10b5-1 allows a company to purchase its shares at times when it would not normally be in the market due to possession of nonpublic information, such as the time immediately preceding its quarterly earnings releases. In addition to share repurchases by the Rule 10b5-1 plan, Berry expects to continue opportunistic repurchases in the open market from time to time during its normal trading windows. This 10b5-1 plan is authorized under, and will be administered consistent with, the Company’s previously announced $50 million share repurchase program. All repurchases of common stock will be made in compliance with regulations set forth by the Securities and Exchange Commission and will be

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com (December 19th, 2005)

Bakersfield, CA -December 19, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced budgeted 2006 capital expenditures of $160 million, up 15% over the increased 2005 budget of $136 million. These expenditures will be directed toward exploration opportunities, developing reserves and increasing oil and gas production. For 2006, Berry plans to invest approximately $98 million, or 60%, in the Company’s Rockies and Mid-Continent assets, and $62 million, or 40%, in the Company’s California assets, according to Robert F. Heinemann, president and chief executive officer.

Berry Petroleum Co – BERRY PETROLEUM ENTERS INTO CALIFORNIA CRUDE OIL SALES CONTRACT (November 22nd, 2005)

Bakersfield, CA -November 22, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) entered into a new crude oil sales contract for its California production for deliveries beginning February 1, 2006. The per barrel price, calculated on a monthly basis, will be the higher of 1) the West Texas Intermediate NYMEX crude oil price less a fixed differential, or 2) heavy oil field postings plus a premium. The contract is for a four-year term with a one-year renewal option.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release - June 7, 2005 Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO - - Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO (June 7th, 2005)

This release may contain descriptions of the Company's expectations regarding future business activities.  These forward-looking statements are made in reliance upon safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Accordingly, actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President & CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO (March 7th, 2005)

Bakersfield, CA - March 7, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced record fourth quarter 2004 net income of $25.3 million, or $1.13 per diluted share, an increase of 169% compared to prior-year fourth quarter net income of $9.4 million, or $.42 per diluted share. The Company achieved record annual earnings in 2004 of $69.2 million, or $3.08 per diluted share which was 114% higher than the $32.4 million, or $1.47 per diluted share, the Company achieved in 2003, according to Robert F. Heinemann, president and chief executive officer.

Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM POSTPONES 2004 EARNINGS RELEASE Bakersfield, CA - February 18, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) is postponing its fourth quarter and year-end 2004 earnings news release and conference call due to delays caused by the additional heavy workload on the Company in finalizing the year-end results and the Section (February 22nd, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM CLOSES ACQUISITION OF YUMA COUNTY NIOBRARA GAS ASSETS Bakersfield, CA - January 28, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) has closed the previously announced acquisition of Yuma County, Colorado, Niobrara natural gas assets from J- W Operating Company. The acquisition consists of a 52% working interest ownership (February 15th, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM CLOSES ACQUISITION OF YUMA COUNTY NIOBRARA GAS ASSETS Bakersfield, CA - January 28, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) has closed the previously announced acquisition of Yuma County, Colorado, Niobrara natural gas assets from J- W Operating Company. The acquisition consists of a 52% working interest ownership (February 3rd, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM CLOSES ACQUISITION OF YUMA COUNTY NIOBRARA GAS ASSETS Bakersfield, CA - January 28, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) has closed the previously announced acquisition of Yuma County, Colorado, Niobrara natural gas assets from J- W Operating Company. The acquisition consists of a 52% working interest ownership (January 28th, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM SIGNS AGREEMENT TO PURCHASE AND DEVELOP 345,000 ACRES OF NIOBRARA ASSETS Bakersfield, CA - January 25, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) has entered into an agreement to purchase a 50% working interest in 345,000 prospective acres from Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG). Berry and Bill Barrett Corporation wi (January 25th, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts:Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM ANNOUNCES $100 MILLION CAPITAL BUDGET FOR 2005 Bakersfield, CA - January 19, 2005 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) set its 2005 capital budget at $100 million, directed toward the development of new reserves and the increase of oil and gas production. With $63 million allocated for the Rocky Mountain region and $3 (January 19th, 2005)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts:Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY PROMOTES SHAWN CANADAY TO TREASURER Bakersfield, CA - December 9, 2004 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced the promotion of Shawn Canaday to the position of treasurer, effective December 1, 2004. Mr. Canaday joined Berry in 2003 as a senior financial analyst and has worked under the direction of Ral (December 9th, 2004)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts:Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM SIGNS DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT ON ADDITIONAL UINTA BASIN ACREAGE Bakersfield, CA - December 7, 2004 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced a Development Agreement with Petro- Canada Resources (USA) Inc., to develop Petro-Canada's Coyote Flats Prospect in the Uinta Basin in northeast Utah. Berry will be the operato (December 7th, 2004)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts:Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM ACQUIRES NATURAL GAS ASSETS IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO Bakersfield, CA - December 6, 2004 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) announced a Purchase and Sale Agreement with J-W Operating Company and others to acquire their interests in the Niobrara fields in northeastern Colorado for approximately $110 million. These pro (December 6th, 2004)
Berry Petroleum Co – BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY OPTION AGREEMENT This Option Agreement ("Agreement") is made effective as of November 23, 2004 ("Grant Date"), by and between BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and Ralph J. Goehring ("Grantee"). STATEMENT OF BACKGROUND FACTS The Board of Directors (the "Board") of the Company has established the Berry Petroleum Company Amended and Restated 1994 Stock Option Plan (the "Plan"). Pursuant to the provision of the Plan, the Committee designated by the Board in accordance with the Plan, by action taken on November 23, 2004, granted to the Grantee (November 24th, 2004)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO - - Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY RECIPIENT OF BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT'S "2004 CALIFORNIA STATE DIRECTOR'S AWARD" Bakersfield, CA - November 11, 2004 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) received the Bureau of Land Management's "2004 California State Director's Award" for excellence in oil and gas producing operations at the McVan prope (November 12th, 2004)
Berry Petroleum Co – News Release Berry Petroleum Company Phone (661) 616-3900 5201 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 300 E-mail: ir@bry.com Bakersfield, California 93309-0640 Internet: www.bry.com Contacts: Robert F. Heinemann, President and CEO Ralph J. Goehring, Executive Vice President and CFO BERRY PETROLEUM NET INCOME INCREASES 133% TO A RECORD $.82 PER SHARE FOR THIRD QUARTER 2004 Bakersfield, CA - October 26, 2004 - Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY) reported record net income for the third quarter ended September 30, 2004 of $18.2 million, or $.82 per diluted share, an increase of 133% compared to prior-year third qu (October 26th, 2004)