11/15/2011 5:01PM

Darby Dan keeps stud fees level


LEXINGTON, Ky. - Darby Dan Farm here is holding the line on stud fees and will stand its stallions for the same advertised fees as last year.

Leading the Darby Dan roster is Tale of Ekati, whose first weanlings arrive in 2012. Bred and owned by Charles Fipke, he will stand again for $15,000 next season. The other Darby Dan stallions with published fees are Magna Graduate, $5,000; Run Away and Hide, $5,000; and Sun King, $10,000.

Darby Dan also will stand the following stallions with private fees: Ambassador, Repriced, and Quintus Sertorius. All also had private fees in 2011.