Balancing Farm Success with Oil and Gas Growth (Wayne County)

Date: February 22, 2019
Location/Building: Waynesboro-Wayne County Library
Address: 1103 Mississippi Drive
City: Waynesboro, MS 39367

Deadline to Register: February 15, 2019

Black Warrior Region MSU Extenion Oil and Gas Education Series

Lunch costs $12.

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Tentative Agenda

9:00 am Welcome Reid Nevins/Jessica Sibley – County Extension Agents MSU Extension
9:15 am Opening Remarks, What to expect if oil and gas activity increases in your community. Martin Hegwood, MSU Extension Center for Government and Community Development
10:00 am Understanding the technology surrounding oil and gas drilling. David Cole, MSU Department of Petroleum Engineering
11:00 am Break
11:15 am How to conduct baseline water testing on your property. Dr. Jason Barrett, MSU Extension Center for Government and Community Development
Noon Lunch
1:00 pm Tips for designing a safety plan for your farm… what to know, what questions to ask, and who to contact. Tom Ball, MSU Extension Center for Government and Community Development
1:45 pm Leasing and mineral rights. Stan Ingram, Biggs, Ingram & Solop, Jackson, Mississippi
2:45pm Break
3:00 pm Question and answer session with industry and agency resource panel.