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Important Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting of
To Be Held On:
May 25, 2010 at 2:30 PM
Boston Marriott Burlington, One Mall Road, Burlington, Massachusetts
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The Board of Directors of Kadant Inc recommends that you vote FOR the election of directors.
The Board of Directors of Kadant Inc. recommends that you vote FOR proposal 2.
Election of two directors to the class to be elected for a three-year term expiring in 2013.
Ratification of the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the companys independent registered public accounting firm for 2010.
NOMINEES: Jonathan W. Painter
William A. Rainville
In their discretion on such other matters as may properly come before the Meeting.
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