"Thanks TC..That has been a question that has been asked for awhile.....Whether or not a Well has to be in place to HBP......I have been asked this by several people but wasn t sure what the answer was.........With that there are a lot of units in…"
"Kevin, one point of clarification, being in a unit does not necessary mean you are HBP as there are many units in the TMS that still don't have a producing well yet. For example Halcon has create many units, but they are taking a break…"
" Judy, I don t think there are any wells in Washington Parish yet that are part of the Latest Shale drilling....The Well Pads are being built ahead of time so the drilling rigs will have places to go when time comes.........If you are in…"
I believe that El Paso has farmed out most of their deep rights in Grand Cane & Ranchland Acres are to Exco, but now it looks like they are farming out the shallow to Indigo Minerals. Indigo is doing multiple Cross Unit Laterals to EAST of…See More
Bored as heck yesterday, and was wondering about well control; when hitting high pressure pockets, or reservoirs while drilling (kicks). Found a video which explains that the blowout preventer seals against the drill pipe and the operation…See More
"Hi Ettie, I've been reading this forum for several months now, and 1/4 (25%) seems to be the high average and 12% (1/8th) seems a bare minimum. I'm also reading not to be hard-headed about it because you just can't win (forced…"
"Not in one yet....We are just East of SUF in Washington Parish....,.It has a well pad ready.........We are still waiting....But I do have all of the Maps with my neighbors in them........The SUD has been permitted ,it steps over into Wash.…"
"I guess if our Primary Leases expire in February that will be Our answer from GDP anyway.....Not the answer we want to hear but an indicater of the pain that they might be feeling.......Being in the Little Silver Creek Field makes me think we…"
"No, I’ve not contacted anyone yet. I just found a few documents that my mother had and I’m just starting to research everything for myself so that I understand how things work. I have a copy of a court document that shows my parents…"
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