HELENA, Mont., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bakken Resources, Inc. (OTCQX: BKKN) ("BKKN"), announces the sale of 767 +/- net mineral acres in McKenzie County, North Dakota, to an undisclosed buyer. The property sold for $10,250 per net mineral acre for a total of $7,871,248. BKKN retains a two percent (2%) royalty on the sold assets. The sold assets were purchased by BKKN in November 2010 for an aggregate amount of $1,535,000.
A portion of the sale proceeds will be escrowed pending title review.
"We are very pleased about this win-win transaction," notes Val Holms, CEO. "Proceeds from this transaction will allow us to seriously explore several other opportunities we are currently evaluating. We continue to hold a 2% royalty interest in the assets we sold and also receive royalties on our remaining 1,600 +/- net mineral acres located in Bakken region."
ABOUT BAKKEN RESOURCES, INC.
BAKKEN RESOURCES, INC. is an oil and gas exploration and development company with activities currently focused on the acquisition of mineral leases in North Dakota and Montana and the development of potential EOR technologies.
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