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  • Welcome!!!

    Monocot Farm is a full service training facility specializing in dressage and eventing, operated by FEI rider, USDF Bronze and Silver Medalist, and Preliminary Level Eventer Susan Shelton (Dykstra). We are conveniently located between Asheville and Hendersonville in Beautiful Mills River, NC. Whether you need lessons, training, or help buying and selling, we can help you out! We welcome all disciplines and can assist you in all your equine needs. Check out our SALES page as we (almost) always have a fine selection of horses for sale.



  • AffairOnTheCoast 2005 16 hand TB Mare

    Fabulous all around horse with solid training. Learn more about her on the sales page!

  • Upcoming Shows

    • Feb 18/19 Dressage at Bruce's Field
    • March 4 FRC Dressage at FENCE
    • March 5 Sporting Days HT
    • March 18 Southern Comfort Dressage-Aiken
  • Real Estate

    Susan is also a Realtor with Coldwell Banker King and specializes in Equestrian Properties. If you have any real estate needs either locally, or across the country, Susan may be able to help!