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  • Editorial to stand at Roland Farm November 21, 2017
    Climax Stallions will stand Editorial, a winning half-brother to champion Uncle Mo, the nation’s top young sire the past three years, at Roland Farm in Warwick, Md., in 2018. A stud fee of $3,500 has been set for the son of world-renowned sire War Front. Read More ...
  • Maryland horse industry political fundraiser November 14, 2017
    The MHBA is sponsoring a fundraiser reception jointly with the MTHA and MJC for Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael E. Busch on Friday, Dec. 15 in the Directors’ Room at Laurel Park. Read More ...
  • Maryland-bred mares highlight Keeneland sale November 14, 2017
    Led by 2016 Maryland-bred Horse of the Year Cathryn Sophia, three Maryland-bred mares topped $1 million the opening days of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, which began Tuesday, Nov. 7 and runs 12 days through Nov. 18. Read More ...
  • Bonita Farm to stand Kobe’s Back November 14, 2017
    (from Bonita Farm press release) Kobe’s Back, a multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire sprinter and first son of Flatter to stand in the Mid-Atlantic region, has arrived at Bonita Farm in Darlington, Md., to stand at stud for the 2018 season. The 6-year-old gray will command a $3,000 stand and nurse fee, property of CRK Stable […]
  • Grade 1-winning millionaire Dortmund to Bonita Farm October 31, 2017
    (from Bonita Farm press release) Kaleem Shah’s 5-year-old Dortmund, a Grade 1 winner at 2 and 3 and an Eclipse Award finalist, has been retired and will stand at Bonita Farm in Darlington, Md., for the 2018 breeding season. The imposing chestnut son of champion and dual classic winner Big Brown arrived at Bonita on […]
  • The Jockey Club releases 2017 Report of Mares Bred statistics October 31, 2017
    The Jockey Club has released the Report of Mares Bred (RMB) statistics for the 2017 breeding season, showing declines nationally. Based on RMBs received through Oct. 17, The Jockey Club reports that 1,342 stallions covered 31,863 mares in North America during 2017. Read More ...
  • Alliance to stand at Bonita Farm October 18, 2017
    Alliance, a 3-year-old half-brother to two-time champion grass mare Tepin and three-quarter-brother to millionaire Vyjack from the final crop of top sire Harlan’s Holiday, has arrived at Bonita Farm in Darlington, Md., to stand his first season in 2018. Alliance is owned by Larry Karp’s Plano, Tex.-based Barlar LLC, which will support the new stallion […]
  • Millionaire Madefromlucky retired to Northview October 18, 2017
      (From Northview Stallion Station press release) Madefromlucky, a multiple graded stakes winner of $1,351,500 by emerging sire Lookin At Lucky (champion colt at 2 and 3) out of a full sister to three-time leading sire Tapit, has been retired to Northview Stallion Station in Chesapeake City, Md., for the 2018 season. Northview is syndicating the […]
  • Graded winner Holy Boss to stand at Anchor & Hope Farm October 9, 2017
    Holy Boss, a Grade 2-winning sprinter and earner of $771,527 who ran exclusively in stakes races since the spring of his 3-year-old season, will enter stud at Louis Merryman’s Anchor & Hope Farm in Port Deposit, Md., joining Imagining and Bourbon Courage, for the 2018 season. Read More ...
  • Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Fall Yearling sale continues rise October 4, 2017
    Coming off the success of a year ago, the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Fall Yearling sale held Oct. 2 and Oct. 3 at the sales pavilion in Timonium surpassed last year’s figures by average, median and gross, the only negative an increased buyback rate. And Maryland-breds figured prominently among the top prices, accounting for seven of the […]