b'The ITBA, your own representativesector. You can be proud of the structures organisation, has been representing theyou have put in place to help secure interest of breeders for many years now.the future of thoroughbred breeding It works nationally developing bestin Ireland.practice among breeders and promoting their interests in various fora. In addition, Thank you.it plays a very important role in promoting the Irish thoroughbred internationally. Yours sincerelyI believe that the Irish Equine Centre,Jim Beecher,ITM, and the ITBA provide a firmChairmanfoundation for the breeding sector and are very worthy of support from the Thoroughbred Foal Levy Fund. Your support for the fund is greatly appreciated. The fund has been carefully invested in the long-term interest of the 4'