Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
February 2004 by Staff
There is a unique anticipation that comes with waking in gold country. The long early morning rays bring warmth after a cold night. Restless nights allow thoughts of gold hidden in the ground for too long.
It took two days to determine the best of the best, and it was a fight to the end.
Q: What I would like to know is how to confirm if it is magnesite and the quality.
Fundamental information on gold and silver turned more to the bullish side this past month, and we can point to three particular items as the basis for that conclusion.
Prospectors who specialize in electronic detecting for nuggets in desert areas are especially interested in this type of deposit, as it yields nuggets that are close to the surface of the ground...
As I write this, I am still on a rush from taking my 9-year-old son, Jeffrey, prospecting for the first time this past weekend. It’s not that he hasn’t been along on numerous outings before: this is the first time that just the two of us went out for a day of drywashing and detecting under the desert sun.
Soaring prices for copper and molybdenum are producing record profits for mining companies and new jobs in some Arizona towns.
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