Equine Feeds FAQ
Commonly Asked Questions about Equine Feeds available at Southern States
What brands of animal feeds are currently available at Southern States retail locations?
Southern States®, Legends®, ProElite® and Triple Crown® are the brands of animal feed available at Southern States company-owned locations. Availability may vary at our member cooperatives and independent dealers. Please contact your local store team to learn more about the specific brands and products your store has available.
Who manufactures Southern States and Legends branded feed?
Following the recent acquisition of the Southern States animal feed manufacturing business by Cargill Feed & Nutrition, Cargill now manufactures Southern States and Legends branded feeds. Cargill has tremendous respect for Southern States Cooperative’s animal feed business and the important portfolio of products and brands that are filling customer needs. Together, we believe it is important to have a smooth and seamless transition, and as a result will continue to provide a consistent offering to our customers.
Will Triple Crown feeds continue to be available at Southern States company-owned retail locations?
Triple Crown feeds have been available at Southern States locations since 1992. Following the sale of the Southern States feed manufacturing business, Southern States and Triple Crown have entered into a long-term agreement that allows Triple Crown feeds to be the premium feed in our retail locations well into the future. Triple Crown Nutrition is a privately-owned company and has been since 1989. Triple Crown partners with several feed manufacturing companies in the United States to manufacture Triple Crown Horse Feeds to their quality standards and specifications.
How does this manufacturing change impact me and my farm?
There are no immediate changes planned to the product offering available to Southern States customers. When it comes to ensuring quality feeds, Cargill Feed & Nutrition follows industry best practices and safety standards. Our customers should continue to purchase both bagged and bulk feed at their Southern States location, just as they have before.
What is ProElite®?
ProElite is a new ultra-premium line of horse feed recently introduced by Cargill Feed & Nutrition. These feeds will be available at participating Southern States retail locations as of October 2017. Learn more about ProElite horse feed.
How do the changes with feed manufacturing impact Southern States pet food?
These changes have no impact on Southern States branded pet food or the lines of pet food available at Southern States retail locations. Southern States branded pet foods are manufactured by Pro-Pet, LLC.
If you have further questions about Southern States retail locations or the animal feeds specifically, please contact the following:
Southern States Retail Locations:
Contact the Southern States Customer Care Team at 1-800-419-2690 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern States and Legends Feeds:
Contact the Cargill Feed Hotline at 1-888-221-8987 or Southern_States_Feed_Questions@cargill.com.
Contact the ProElite Feed Hotline at 1-888-247-8066 or email@example.com.
Triple Crown Feeds:
Contact Triple Crown Nutrition at 1-800-451-9916 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SKU 55308051Developed specifically for older horses, Triple Crown Senior Formula Textured Horse Feed features a higher nutrient content to compensate for a less than effective digestive system. A higher fat content provides the extra energy older horses need. Plus, it is softer, more easily digested and can be mixed with water to form a mash for horses that experience difficulty chewing and swallowing.
SKU 55321051Triple Crown Complete Textured Horse Feed is a high fiber, low carbohydrate horse feed with the highest fat concentration, 10%, of any âcompleteâ feed available today. Triple Crown Complete is ideal for horses on poor pasture or hay and eliminates the need for supplementation.
SKU 55429011Southern States Solution is for horses that can benefit from a highly digestible fiber feed. This higher protein formula with added lysine provides well balanced nutrition for horses of all life stages and activity levels.
SKU 55383066Legends Omega Plus is an extruded fat supplement for maximum growth and development intended for performance, show, breeding horses and hard keepers. This supplement features a flaxseed based formula, contains 25% fat, providing a high level of Omega-3 fatty acids, and is high in Vitamin E with balanced levels of calcium and phosphorus to complement any feeding program. Legends is a premium horse feed line, formulated with advanced technology and the most comprehensive current research for your horse's nutritional needs. Our Legends Supplements are additives which have been developed to supplement the nutritional demands of different dietary needs.
SKU 55507051ProElite Senior is for the aged horse who needs nutritional support for digestion, appearance and performance. ProElite is an ultra-premium horse feed designed to deliver the competitive edge your horses need to stand above the rest. Our formulas are infused with a special blend of ingredients specifically developed to boost performance, speed recovery time, and enhance appearance from the inside out. When your horsesâ health and performance matter most, you want ProElite feeds.
SKU 55394111Legends CarbCare Performance is a fixed ingredient formula specifically designed for mature horses in moderate to intense performance and show activities. This 10% high fat feed provides increased calories for horses considered hard keepers or those who require prolonged stamina and improved body condition during high performance conditions. In addition, Legends CarbCare Performance is a perfect recommendation for horses with excitability, metabolic issues and sensitive digestive systems. Legends is a premium horse feed line, formulated with advanced technology and the most comprehensive current research for your horse's nutritional needs. Our Legends CarbCare Feeds are low carbohydrate formula feeds meeting the needs of horses who require a diet low in sugars and starches.
SKU 55394211Legends CarbCare Senior is a fixed ingredient formula specifically designed for the special nutritional needs of older horses. This easy-to-chew feed provides added fat, digestible fiber sources, and is a perfect recommendation for older horses and those with metabolic issues and sensitive digestive systems. Legends is a premium horse feed line, formulated with advanced technology and the most comprehensive current research for your horse's nutritional needs. Our Legends CarbCare Feeds are low carbohydrate formula feeds meeting the needs of horses who require a diet low in sugars and starches.
SKU 55394011Legends CarbCare Show & Pleasure is a pelleted, fixed ingredient formula specifically designed for mature horses in light to moderate performance, pleasure and show activities. This feed contains 6% fat to provide increased calories for stamina. In addition, Legends CarbCare Show & Pleasure is a perfect recommendation for horses with excitability, metabolic issues and sensitive digestive systems. Legends is a premium horse feed line, formulated with advanced technology and the most comprehensive current research for your horse's nutritional needs. Our Legends CarbCare Feeds are low carbohydrate formula feeds meeting the needs of horses who require a diet low in sugars and starches.