HITS Culpeper VA
Fairfield Farm is a membership farm. 
Every client is a member of the
Fairfield community. 
As such, there are rules but they are simple -
practice kindness towards your
fellow rider and your animal, be responsible, be safe, and competition...
only belongs at the horse show. 
   
In full disclosure, we do have a list of barn rules attached to your client pack but our core values of kindness, responsibility, and safety dominate our every interaction at the farm.

 

Training and Rates

 

Turnouts:
  
  • 20 individual large grass paddocks (approximately 75' x 190 - 80' x 218')
  • 3 extra large broodmare paddocks 
  • Yearling turnout - 4.2 acre field
  • 9 all weather sand paddocks

Board

$1500 per month

       

         Our board is all inclusive. We do not have "add on" board pricing.  The following is a list of

services included:

 

  • Turnout 7 days a week 
  • Grain 2x/day (most brands included)
  • Hay - 3x /day grass, Timothy, alfalfa.   There is no maximum number of flakes fed per horse boarded.   
  • Daily stall cleaning / shavings included
  • Blanketing (sheets, blankets, rain sheets provided by horse owner)
  • Supplements administered by farm staff (all suppliments supplied by owner)
  • donning fly masks/boots/fly spray (daily by barn staff)
  • individual stall fans
  • barn fly spray system
  • 3/4" stall mats
  • Farrier appointments - we will put your horse on schedule, if desired, with our in-house farrier.  Fairrier bill to be paid by horse owner.  
  • Emergency trailering availble 24/7 - should an emergency occur regarding your horse's health we are able to and will transport your horse to Alamo Pintado Equine Hospital (fee incurred).

In winter, horses are turned out all day and every day on grass paddocks.  In summertime our horses spend the nights outside, on the grass, in order to avoid the heat of the day.  Our paddocks include:

Riding rings etc:

 

  • 210' x 210' hunter / jumper ring - all weather
  • Full size dressage court - 20m x 60m, all weather  (a wall of mirrors along short side to be completed October 15, 2021) 
  • 2 acre grass riding field
  • walking trails
  • 60' round pen

We offer consistant, premium care to all our full care horses.  Our horses are on a turnout schedule which includes all night in the summertime. They are brought in to the barn, under individual stall fans, during the heat of the day.  In the winter they spend the days outside and nights in the barn. 

 

Rehabilitation horses are handled and evaluated daily.  Their care is, not only paramount to us, but consistant. We offer all the turnouts listed above as well as smaller dry lots for horses that are unable to be turned out on grass or require soft footing.  We do not, currently, accept horses that require stall confinement.

Rehab / Full care /  "holiday" board

$1500 per month

       

         This option is open to owners that need full care for their horse.  Perfect for horses on holiday, horses recovering injury or simply taking time off of their work schedule.

 

  • Turnout 7 days a week 
  • Grain 2x/day 
  • Hay - 3x /day grass, Timothy, alfalfa.   There is no maximum number of flakes fed per horse boarded.   
  • Daily stall cleaning / shavings included
  • Blanketing (sheets, blankets, rain sheets supplied by horse owner)
  • Supplements administered by farm staff (suppliments supplied by owner)
  • donning fly masks/boots/fly spray (daily by barn staff)
  • individual stall fans
  • barn fly spray system
  • 3/4" stall mats
  • Bathing/Grooming - we will be responsible for your horses grooming and bathing.
  • Farrier appointments - we will put your horse on schedule and handle your horse for the farrier, if necessary.  Farrier will be paid by farm at the time of service.  Farrier bill will be reimbursed to barn by horse owner. 
  • Veterinary appointments - we will schedule, be present during all veterinary appointments, and report back to you regarding the appointment.
  • Worming - your horse will be on the barn schedule for worming.  Worming is free of charge.
  • Emergency trailering 24/7 - should an emergency occur regarding your horse's health we will transport your horse to and from Alamo Pintado Equine Hospital free of charge.

Starting / Backing young horses

$1450, additional to board

 

 We specialize in backing young horses properly and with gentle patience.  This program lasts 1 month and we work with your young horse 7 days a week.  Our calm, direct approach comes from a lifetime of experience in starting young horses and we take immense pride in our results.

Full Training

$1200, additional to board

 

Our training program is individualized and at the discretion of Elee Johnson. This program covers both young horses coming off our backing program as well as horses that need to be re-started or in a consistant program.  This program includes 5 services a week.  

Training Ride

(in house)

$75

Lesson (on our horses to non-boarders)

$150

Haul-in Fee / Day rate

$50

Our Facility is a privately owned commercial facility.  Access to the property is provided through a gated entrance.  Boarders are given an individual code for access.  Management resides on the facility and provides care and supervision 24 hours a day.

Ammenities

  • hot water wash stalls
  • heated bathroom
  • daily baby pads for boarder use
  • 3/4" stall mats
  • automatic waterers
  • individual bulit in stall fans
  • automatic fly spray system
  • generouly sized tack room
  • separate farrier area
  • property enclosed with gopher wire
  • Burrow Blockerâ„¢
  • Bright, open air design
  • Custom mesh stall doors

Broodmare Board 

$1350 per month

 

  • Dedicated yearling pastures

  • Gopher Barrier - wire mesh burried 3' underground and 1' above (entire property enclosed)
  • Turnout 24/7, 4.2 acre sheltered paddock
  • Hay fed 3x/day (hay included)
  • Grain 3x/day  (grain included)
  • Salt blocks (included)
  • Farrier appointments scheduled and attended to by staff
  • Veterinary appointments scheduled and attended by staff 
  • Wormings - scheduled and administered included
  • Emergency trailering 24/7 - should an emergency occur with your yearling we will transport your yearling to Alamo Pintado Equine Hospital free of charge.

Private Lesson

(in house)

$80 

Yearling Pasture Board

$850 per month

 

  • Individual pasture turnout 24/7

  • Gopher Barrier - wire mesh burried 3' underground and 1' above (entire property enclosed)
  • Turnout 24/7
  • Hay fed 3x/day (hay included)
  • Grain 3x/day  (grain included)
  • Salt blocks (included)
  • Farrier appointments scheduled and attended to by staff
  • Veterinary appointments scheduled and attended by staff 
  • Wormings - scheduled and administered (fee incurred for wormer or fecal)
  • Emergency trailering 24/7 - should an emergency occur with your broodmare we will transport your broodmare to Alamo Pintado Equine Hospital free of charge.