Don was a very unique and colorful man; one who had a profound influence on many people from all over the world as well as in a variety of professions and walks of life. He was a very talented and gifted individual who utilized all those attributes and because of these gifts his legacy is paid forward in so many ways.
In late summer of 2011, Silver Maple Farm welcomed the stallion Khaled KA, owned by Mr. Wael Solyman of Elamira Stud in Alexandria, Egypt.
This was the 28th year that The Pyramid Society brought together breeders from around the world to showcase their extraordinary horses.
Flanking our house in Iowa were two huge silver maple trees approximately fifty years old; these sentinels became the inspiration for our farm's name.