Headlines for Tuesday, November 16, 2010

  • WinStar Stud Fees Announced

    WinStar Farm Nov. 16 announced 2011 fees for its roster of stallions, led by leading Sire Distorted Humor, who will stand for $90,000 if paid by Nov. 1, 2011, or $100,000 live foal stands and nurses.

  • West Coast Regional: Sharp Shooters

    You look at Steve Bajer and John O'Hara moving around the sales at Keeneland each September and November, and they seem like two guys who took a wrong turn on the way to a fishing trip.

  • Additional NY Casino Under Negotiation

    Just weeks after breaking ground on a new casino at Aqueduct racetrack, Gov. David Paterson is hoping to forge an agreement for a competing, Native American-owned casino 100 miles away in the Catskills region.

  • Tapit

    Tapit's Fee Upped to $80,000

    Tapit, who stands at the Beck family's Gainesway Farm near Lexington, has enjoyed such a successful season that his fee has been upped to $80,000 from $50,000.

  • Santa Anita

    Santa Anita Stakes Schedule Finalized

    Santa Anita Park, which is returning to a natural dirt track this season, has added $450,000 to its 3-year-old program. The track opens for its winter/spring season Dec. 26, and will offer 46 graded stakes.

  • ELCR Reports Success in Equine Land Conservation Efforts

    As subdivisions, apartment complexes, and shopping centers continue to appear around every corner, the land that horse owners and enthusiasts use to ride, compete, and keep their horses on seems to disappear. Equine Land Conservation Resource (ELCR) is a national nonprofit working to advance the conservation of land for horse-related activity. In the past...