Executive Director's Notes

A Message About Registering Stallions for the 2012 Breeding Season

It has come to my attention that some stallion owners and managers did not received the FUND’s November 2011 mailing, which included a Stallion Registration Form, a notice about our Cooperative Advertising program, and the Fund’s EVA requirements.  Therefore, anyone who missed the December 31st deadline will not have to pay a penalty for registering…
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Awards Checks Sent Out by the FUND on December 8

On Thursday, Dec. 8, the New York Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund (the FUND) mailed out awards checks totaling $1,024,747. Breeders received the lion’s share of the awards money, with 500 recipients receiving a total of $713,251. A total of $128,726 was awarded to 104 stallion owners. Ninety-seven owners collected a total of $183,770. The…
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Across-the-Board Increases in Breeder Awards and Caps for 2012

Dear Breeders, On October 22, the Board of Directors of the New York Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund voted to approve 50% across-the-board increases in breeder award rates. Beginning next year, breeder awards for NY-breds sired by registered NY stallions will be increased to 30% for first-place finishes and 15% for second- and third-place finishes. …
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