Melman on Gold & Silver (2007 Year in Review)
December 2007 by Leonard MelmanWhile housing remained in its confirmed downtrend, another growing problem began to get some serious ink, namely the developing feed grain shortages combined with food price inflation. The combination of growing demand, steadily diminishing farmlands and new set-asides of grains for ethanol began to bite hard and it appears that the food price inflation story is only just beginning.
There are several news items of interest here at ICMJ’s Prospecting and Mining Journal.
Now it was time for the nerve-wracking part of the job: actually removing anything from the hanging wall we deemed to be in need of removal because it was either loose, could be loose, looked loose, or we felt it was just downright dangerous
In our May 2014 issue, we incorrectly identified the woman who recovered numerous small nuggets...
• Forest Service tries to further restrict mining
• Bills would set more lands off-limits
• Polar bear listed
• Forest Service trying to close off access
Trends are geologic situations in which the geological structure of an area is conducive to the deposition of minerals. These structures are generally fault systems that can be small and localized or can run for miles.
I really learned a lot from your step-by-step presentation and our "hands-on" observation of all the steps involved in mining...
The Bawl Mill • Searching for a Paying Hardrock Deposit • Kings Valley Project Hopes to Meet Lithium, Uranium Demand • New Study on the Formation of Nuggets—Part I • Over the Divide —Ronald Richard "Ron" Wendt • Small-Scale Mining with a Dozer and Detectors • Alaska and Nevada Continue to Lead the Pack • Silver Bonanza in the Sierra Madre; The Glorious Past of Batopilas—Part III • Looking Back • Landowners See Potential Gold Mine in Uranium Ore • Feds Raid “Liberty Dollar” Headquarters • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices