A little levity is always appreciated sesport. And you should not hold it in too long. You may experience a "lost circulation" event or, heaven forbid, a blow out. If that happens, I'll be sure to send Kevin McCotter. I know that will make you feel better. PS. Don't let him near your cows. Or pets.
Our lease will be up in May. The company just called. I need to know what is currently being offered for mineral rights in De Soto Parish now 4/23/2010. I know that you are to ask. Thank you for your help.
UPDATED OFFER IN N. Desoto area not far from Highway 5 & 171: $10,000 per ac. 25%/3 yr. (Dec. 11, 2009 from a small co. majors have offered $6000-8000 per ac.)
$4000/25%/ south Shreveport near Bert Kouns (wk of Dec. 1-4, 2009)
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More