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Lots of Novo nuggets; grade to be determined

Novo Resources’ (TSXV: NVO) bulk sampling of conglomerate gold ground in the Pilbara region of Western Australia has been slower than expected due to rock hardness and other issues, though the company has recovered 80 nuggets in the maiden 7.1 tonne sample processed in Perth.

Michael Quinn

Exploration / Development > Discovery

Lots of Novo nuggets; grade to be determined

Novo Resources’ (TSXV: NVO) bulk sampling of conglomerate gold ground in the Pilbara region of Western Australia has been slower than expected due to rock hardness and other issues, though the company has recovered 80 nuggets in the maiden 7.1 tonne sample processed in Perth.

Michael Quinn

Lots of Novo nuggets; grade to be determined

Trench sampling at Novo's Comet property

However, some of the nuggets were "partially embedded in rock matrix", meaning further processing is required to gain an accurate assessment of the grade of the sample.