"We live across the street and if it means anything the gas flare had stopped about a week ago. Well it came back and it’s healthy like it was before. At one time it was the largest I had ever seen it. Just thought I would pass that on"
"Got it. Could this be a signal of any sort of immediate action on top of all this positive news? Because of the pipeline limits being reached in the Permian I guess they will re-intensify their focus on our area. Have they figured…"
"Just out of being curious, some of these small tracts are in the middle of what I thought were all privately owned properties in our area. How does the state generally acquire these tracts? Non payment of property taxes and so forth?"
"A landman who is working West Feliciana said EOG is buying up leases. Might be just a rumor. I live across the street from the well and I say just as long as I hear those diesel engines 24/7 running I'm happy."
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