News Highlights

Round 1 of Stallion Testing Complete

Dec 15 2009

Tim P. (200601244) owned by Carol Minker, Tom P. (200601246) owned by Jack Vanderkooy, Retse (200504501) owned by Pier and Darlene van der Hoek, and Toby fan Bonnie View (200603857) owned by Klaas and Annelies Wiersma and Pier and Darlene van der …    Read More »

Maeije 440 Comes to North America

Dec 10 2009

With the acquisition of Maeije 440 this brings the total of Approved Stallions standing at Iron Spring Farm to six (6).Brend 413Erik 351Meinse 439Teade 392Ulbert 390    Read More »

Stallions Selected for 70 Day Testing

Dec 08 2009

The following stallions have been selected for 70 day stallion testing at DG Bar Ranch located in Hanford, CA  Tim P (200601244) owned by  Carol Minker, Tom P. (200601246) owned by Jack Vanderkooy, and Retse (200504501) owned by Pier …    Read More »

Five New Stallions Registered

Nov 19 2009

The registered stallions: Tsjalle 454 (Mintse 384 x Brandus 354) is the first son of registered father Mintse 384. It is a harmonious built horse with a beautiful front. The step is active but wider allowed. Under the saddle the horse showed a …    Read More »

Paagmans to Carry Olympic Torch

Nov 10 2009

On January 22, 2010. Gerard Paagman will be using his sleigh and four in hand purebred Friesian Horses to bring the Olympic torch across Lake Windermere in British Columbia, Canada in preparation for the up coming Olympic games being held in …    Read More »

Board of Directors Elections

Nov 02 2009

The FHANA Board of Directors currently has two (2) spots available and is seeking nominations.  All Candidates must be nominated by two (2) FHANA members and must be in good standing.  Once a condidate has been nominated twice, then …    Read More »

ANTON 343 Sport on the Move

Nov 01 2009

  The Kelnhofers look forward to the challenges of managing and promoting these two magnificent stallions in the upcoming 2010 breeding season.  Scott and Shelley want to thank Jim and Lorraine Paradinovich for the excellent care of the …    Read More »

Provisional Program for the Central Inspection

Oct 20 2009

This event has expanded once again this year. By now, the Central Inspection takes up two whole days dedicated to inspections. Featured on Friday will be the sport competitions as well as the inspection of yearlings, two-year-olds and …    Read More »

25th Anniversary Convention Auction

Oct 19 2009

The highlight of the event was Fred DeBoers selling his 4 in hand and carriage.  Unfortunately a deal could not be made on this fantastic combination.  Congratulations to all of the new horse owners!!!    Read More »

25th Anniversary Chapter Baskets


25th Anniversary Chapter Baskets

Oct 19 2009

There were many beautiful baskets presented, and the competition was very close.  The judges had to judge the baskets on presentation, along with theme, and creativity.  The judges had a big decision to make as the finalist were the …    Read More »