California Riding Magazine • May, 2013

Sylvan Farm Dispersal Sale
Well-known sporthorse breeding
program offers rare opportunity
to buy top bloodlines.


Ramzes SF is a Licensed Hanoverian Stallion. Also approved Belgian. This fabulous FEI stallion was bred by Sylvan Farm and will be for sale at the Sylvan Farm Retirement Dispersal Auction on June 1. Offspring by Ramzes SF, Agincourt SF and others will be available during this one-time only dispersal sale.

Decorated sport horse breeder, USEF judge and mentor Judy Hedreen of Sylvan Farm has announced her retirement after more than 30 years. As part of her retirement, Hedreen will sell the majority of her horses via live auction on June 1.


Far Star SF competing in the World Championships for Young Jumpers, with Olympian Laura Kraut.  His full sister, Elite Mare Fair Lily SF, a successful broodmare will be in the auction.

The opportunity to purchase a horse from an award-winning herd is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own these coveted bloodlines. The Sylvan Farm program has produced countless champions including licensed stallions, international jumper stars, superb hunters and USDF Horses of the Year.

As a life member of the American Hanoverian Society, USEF 'R' judge and educator/mentor to breeders around the world, Hedreen leaves a legacy for future American breeders. The Retirement Dispersal Auction will offer buyers the chance to bid live on horses in person, over the phone, or via Internet bidding. The sale will be streamed live via the Internet at www.sylvanfarmauction.com.


Agincourt SF was champion at HITS in the hunters and won with Hap Hansen at Spruce Meadows. Two of his offspring will be for sale in the auction. Anthony SF who was USDF Regional Champion and Alberto SF, a young prospect who is a great all round athlete.

This unprecedented access to their collection of homebreds includes show horses, young prospects, broodmares and an FEI licensed stallion. Low reserves will apply. The sale takes place at 3pm PDT on June 1, at North Star Farm in Arlington, WA. Inspections will be held May 17-27, by appointment and May 28-31 from 10 am to 4 pm. For buyers unable to attend in person, please watch their live streaming sales horse preview, which will showcase the horses offered.
The preview will be broadcast on May 31 at 4pm PDT.

For the complete catalog and more details, please visit www.sylvanfarmauction.com.