"As long as this world stands, money and greed will rule the moral values. Many tried to educate the masses about the pitfalls in this business but "quick and slick" made many decisions and many "got beat". A sad…"
"Who was paid $5,950 an acre by Eclipse? The group in Ohio, Jackson, Lee deal was $4,250 for three years and additional $1,000 for two years if not drilled on or incorporated in pool. Additional leasing at $5,000 and highest I know of was…"
"We see offers everyday for buying of mineral rights. Understand this, selling those rights are for eternity! Last deal, last dollar except for your acreage and worse yet those who own will negotitate all leases hereafter and those may be…"
"I have found this law to be typically government produced. Why couldn't there have been a straight forward law that said simply no reservation was good on non producing minerals beyond 20 years? And on producing minerals beyond a…"
"Ditto to this last statement and you know what the carrot was offered to! Many of you have provided invaluable information, thank you for that!.
Landgroups have advantages if they are to educate and inform. Landgroups managed by those…"
"I'll correct my self the sign just says Triad Hunter, Stalder Unit. As visable this morning they are working on the entrance Lee Twp. road and are dozing a road on the ridge West of the Stalder buildings. Also noted Apex pipeline…"
"The sign says no.2 or no. 3 i forget which. About a month ago they approached the county commissioners to make or do work on that road. That is one of the promised locations out of the Garrison deal in Ohio, Jackson, Lee Lease, however…"
"I think the acreage unleased in Green is so fragmented it diminishs chances until this class action suit is resolved. Eclipse may come back in the picture once they have new money (?) budgeted. They are in process of…"
"If you are in the business there is certainly reason to down play all facets of this new area of liquid "GOLD". Knowledge has played a double edged sword! Lease prices jumped to unimagineable amounts and so now if they…"
"Happy, Wow your defense is pretty strong! Whats your connection? I believe in Eclipse too but many questions may arise over the future. We should allow for all questions. I always think of the old saying…"
"EMLO got $5250 up front and 115% on renewal for East Adams and East Green with a good sounding lease. Perhaps the money is there if they want you and maybe they write the leases accordingly. Agree the Beck/XTO deal is affecting West…"
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