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Oil & Gas Tax Revenues Pay for Education in Colorado

by Kenneth E. DuBose on October 24, 2011

The Weld County, Colorado, oil & gas industry supports 70% of educational expenses across the state. That’s an impressive number. Weld County has zero debt and the lowest tax rates of any county in the state. Just more support that oil & gas jobs are created and the economy performs well when drilling and production […]

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Niobrara Shale Gets Record Price – Weld County CO

by Kenneth E. DuBose on September 1, 2011

Niobrara Shale minerals fetched a record price of $5,850 per acre for a 320 acre parcel inWeld County, CO. Dually noted is the fact that the average price in the Colorado Auction was $495 per acre across a total of almost 37,000 acres leased.  The peak number is likely very close to production or in […]

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