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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.



  • Horse of the Month

    Grafin D: 2008 15.2++ Oldenburg Mare

    This sweet and talented young dressage horse could be your next super star!! Check out the sales page for more information.

  • Upcoming Shows

    • March 5th FRC Schooling Dressage and CT Show
    • March 6th XC Schooling at FENCE
    • March 19th GFPC Schooling Jumper Show
    • March 26th FRC Schooling Dressage and CT Show 
    • April 2-3rd Spring Fling Dressage
  • 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!