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2009-07-30 09:47:00

DALLAS, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today announced that it will be reporting 2009 second quarter financial results on August 6, 2009 after market close. A conference call and live webcast will take place at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, on Thursday, August 6, 2009. Anyone interested in participating should call 877-941-1848 if calling within the United States or 480-629-9722 if calling internationally. There will be a playback available...

2009-07-01 10:05:00

DALLAS, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today confirmed that as part of the previously announced succession plan, Nicholas Carter has succeeded Hatem El-Khalidi as President and CEO of Arabian American Development effective today, July 1, 2009. Mr. Carter, 62, has been Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office of Arabian American Development Company and South Hampton Resources since January 2008. Prior to that, he was...

2009-06-25 16:39:00

TICKETS ON SALE SUNDAY, JUNE 28 WASHINGTON, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The spectacular, critically-acclaimed equestrian odyssey Cavalia -- which wowed 50,000 Washingtonians on its first engagement in 2005 -- returns to the area September 15 as the majestic White Big Top and its 100 two- and four-legged artists set up at Pentagon City in Arlington. Tickets go on sale Sunday, June 28. For its exclusive engagement in the Washington area, Cavalia will take place under the White Big Top...

2009-04-30 07:30:00

DALLAS, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today announced that it will be reporting 2009 first quarter financial results on May 7, 2009 before market open. A conference call and live webcast will take place at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, on Thursday, May 7, 2009. Anyone interested in participating should call 877-941-1465 if calling within the United States or 480-629-9678 if calling internationally. There will be a playback available until May...

2009-03-05 11:33:00

DALLAS, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today announced that it will be reporting 2008 fourth quarter and year end results on March 12, 2009 before market open. A conference call and live webcast will take place at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, on Thursday, March 12, 2009. Anyone interested in participating should call 800-762-8908 if calling within the United States or 480-629-9031 if calling internationally. There will be a playback available...

2009-01-15 09:29:00

CEO, Hatem El-Khalidi to Provide Mining Update DALLAS, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today announced that they will host a business update call to discuss current trends in the business, the closing of all positions related to its derivative program and an update on their mining joint venture (AMAK). CEO, Hatem El-Khalidi will join Nick Carter, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer to provide the mining update. A conference...

2008-07-17 09:01:12

DALLAS, July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co. today announced a mid-year update on its financial and operational activities. The Company has entered into a new transloading venture and is now loading railcars with natural gasoline from its pipeline to be used as diluents in the extraction of oil from the oil sands in Alberta, Canada. The customer provides railcars and the Company already had available capacity with its rail-loading facilities so no additional...

2005-09-05 14:22:48

By Paul Hoskins DUBLIN (Reuters) - Scientists will soon be able to furnish race horse buyers with a genetic map before they fork out millions of dollars for a young thoroughbred that may never race, a panel of eminent researchers said on Monday. Having established that The Darley Arabian, a colt imported from Syria 300 years ago, is responsible for 95 percent of the Y-chromosomes in all male thoroughbreds, scientists believe it will not be long before they can screen out equine...


Latest Arabian horse Reference Libraries

Wielkopolska Horse
2014-07-04 08:15:12

The Wielkopolski is a breed of horse that originated in Poland in 1964. It was developed by crossing two breeds of horse that are now extinct, the Pozan and the Mazury. The Pozan was a mixture of Arabian, Thoroughbred, Trakehner and Hanoverian. The Mazury was bred from the Trakehner and Pozen breeds. The offspring became the Wielkopolski horse. Later, Thoroughbred, Arabian and Anglo-Arabian blood was added to the breed. There are two types of Wielkopolski horses. A lighter breed for...

Tersk Horse
2014-06-27 16:31:46

The Tersk is a breed of horse that originated in the Northern Caucasus mountains of Russia during the 1920s and 1940s. By the end of the 1920s, the breed almost became extinct, but the population increased due to adding two Strelets to the bloodline and by 1948 the Tersk Horse was recognized. Many different breeds had an impact on the development of the Tersk with Strelets Arabians being the main bloodline of the Tersk. Later Arabian, Don, Kabarda, Thoroughbred, Russian Don and other mares...

National Show Horse
2014-06-19 13:14:18

The National Show Horse is a breed of horse originating in the United States as a cross between an American Saddlebred and an Arabian horse. In 1981 a breed registry was formed and only offspring of registered National Show Horse parents or from the offspring of American Saddlebred and Arabian crossbreeding are accepted. As of December 1, 2009, in order for it to be registered as a National Show Horse, it must have between 50 and 99 percent Arabian blood. Any non National Show Horse mare...

Arabian horse
2014-06-19 13:05:56

The Messara or Cretan is a breed of horse found on the island of Crete, off the coast of Greece. It is a native breed mostly inhabiting the Messara Plain. It originated by crossbreeding native stock with Arabian breeds imported in 1600s. It is a rare breed that in the early 1990s only 80 individuals were alive. A stud book and conservation program was formed in 1994 and the population has slowly risen. The Messara stands between 50 and 56 inches high and can be bay, brown, black or...

Lipizzan horse
2014-06-19 12:16:46

The Lipizzan or Lipizzaner is a breed of horse from Europe, whose ancestors date back to approximately A.D. 800. Barb horses were brought to Spain in the 7th century and crossed with native stock. The breeds developed were Andalusian and Iberian horses. In the 1500s, the Habsburg family ruled both Spain and Austria and desired a powerful and agile horse for use in the military and riding schools for the nobles of central Europe. In 1562, Maximillian II formed the court stud at Kladrub and...

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