This well was first permitted back in the summer. I have a note from July that they were drilling the lateral (came from the 2Q transcript, I think). So, hopefully, they will finally give us an update or an IP (before the end of the year would be good).
The Carthage, North Field has seen the Rudy Mitchell Well No.1H completed by XTO Energy Inc. 15.8 miles northwest of San Augustine. This well was gauged on a 48/64-inch choke and potentialed 5.602 million cubic feet of gas. Production is in the Bossier Shale formation.
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