Notice to Breeders of NY eligible horses: 12/12/2016
Breeders awards have been tabulated and checks have been mailed.
For a complete breakdown of awards click on 2016 Breeders' Awards
NOTE: If you are the breeder of a NY eligible horse that raced and earned money in the NYSS program in 2016 you are required to return the breeders award letter previously sent to you and a W-9 must be on file before a check will be mailed.
If you have not returned these two items a check will not be forthcoming.
If you have any questions or need another form please call 518-785-5858.
Request For Quotations for Equine Program Administrative Services 02/08/2017
The attached Request For Quotations (“RFQ”) is issued on behalf of the Agriculture and New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund for Equine Program Administrative Services.
Please note that the deadline to submit a response for this RFQ will be: March 9, 2017 at 3:00pm.
Per Section 1.12 of the RFQ, please refer any questions or inquiries regarding this RFQ via email:
Request For Proposals for Equine Marketing and Public Relations Services 01/30/2017
The attached Request For Proposals (“RFP”) is issued on behalf of the Agriculture and New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund, for Equine Marketing and Public Relations Services.
Please note that the deadline to submit a response for this RFP will be: March 3, 2017 at 3:00pm.
Per Section 1.10 of the RFP, please refer any questions or inquiries regarding this RFP to the following Designated Contacts, via email:
Ron Ochrym, Acting Executive Director
Mark Stuart, Counsel
Equi-Stem LLC- equine health and wellness seminar 10/27/2015
The Harness Horse Breeders of New York State in conjunction with the Agriculture & New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund invite you to a complimentary cocktail reception which includes a 45 minute presentation by Equi-Stem LLC on stem cell regenerative medicine. It will be held at the Harrisburg Farm Show complex on Sunday November 1st, 2015 at 4pm.
All are welcome, reservations are not required but appreciated.
To RSVP please email or call:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-785-5858.
Attention Mare Owners:
Please be aware when booking your mares in 2015 that the following stallions are no longer registered to stand in New York State.
Any offspring produced from matings in 2015 (foals of 2016) by Celebrity Secret or Celebrity Maserati will not be New York Sire Stakes eligible.
If you have any questions please contact the Agriculture and New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund @ 518-388-0178
NYSS and Excelsior Date Change
The date for the first NYSS/Excelsior 2-Year-Old Filly Trot has been changed. The Date will be July 3, 2015 and the races will take place at Monticello. Post time will be 5:30pm
From New Owner Seminar to Breeders! 04/02/2015
Shelly and Paul Falitico attended a New Owner seminar and purchase a racehorse, after racing the mare they decided to breed her. Here is an update on their life today.
Harness Horse Youth Camp
The Agriculture and New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund is a proud sponsor of the Harness Horse Youth Racing Camp at Goshen on July 20-24, 2015.
For more information click here.
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The New York Sire Stakes is the state's premier harness racing program designed to promote the breeding, buying and racing of standardbred horses in New York State. Administered by the
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