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New MI Standing Stallions for 2021

Michigan Standing Stallions for 2021 Canyon Wind 1:48 4/  Made $678,948 by Cambest- Lola- Artsplace Sire of Windwood Mac 1:49 4/ F $412,695 Crocadile Canyon 1:50 3/M $ 351,943 Hoosier Chinna 1:52 3/S $292,408 Tropical Breeze  1:52  3/ H. $218,676 Read More …

2021 Summer Program Guide is Available

Horsemen, The 2021 Summer Program Guide is now available! This year’s program will see an increase in purses for the first time in several years. Highlights include: 8 Week Colt Stake Program (Est. Purse $7500) Great Lakes Stakes (Est. Purse $15,000) Breeders Stakes Program (Est. Read More …

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Announces Grant Opportunities for County Fairs

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Announces Grant Opportunities for County Fairs Proposals due by 5 p.m. on March 15, 2021 LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development today announced this year’s competitive grant cycle Read More …

2021 Calendar at a Glance

Members, The  MHHA 2021 Calendar At A Glance  will be updated once we get final dates from the Michigan Dept. of Agriculture and the Michigan Gaming Control Board for the summer program. The version linked above does currently indicate the live racing days at Northville Down Read More …

Legislative Update (SB 661)

Members, Late last night our efforts to pass SB 661 (historical horse racing) fell short. While we had support from lawmakers the opposition from the Governor was enough to prevent us from taking a vote on the bill in the Read More …

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