Nutrena(R) SafeChoice(R) brand horse feed now available at Peavey Industries Ltd. stores across Western Canada

    SWIFT CURRENT, SK, Feb. 26 /CNW/ - Cargill has signed an agreement with
Peavey Industries Ltd. to offer SafeChoice(R) horse feed and other Nutrena(R)
feed products across Peavey's 29-store chain in British Columbia, Alberta,
Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
    Launched in the United States in 2005, Nutrena(R) SafeChoice(R) feed is a
controlled-starch formula scientifically balanced for horses in all life
stages. SafeChoice(R) feed is also designed to simplify feeding and provide
superior nutrition. "We have seen great demand for this product since its
initial launch, as more and more horse owners come to recognize the benefits
of the SafeChoice(R) formula," says Deb Correll, Nutrena(R) brand manager.
Correll says that the product's controlled-starch design helps reduce the risk
of metabolic imbalances related to high-starch intake, while its high levels
of digestible fiber, calorie-rich fats and quality protein provide a basis for
healthy digestion and reliable performance.
    "SafeChoice(R) feed is pelleted to enhance the digestibility of nutrients
critical to a horse's health and performance," says Correll, adding that the
formula includes processed grains that enhance starch digestion and replenish
glycogen stores, added yeast cultures and direct-fed microbials to support
fiber and protein digestion, and organic complex trace minerals for increased
mineral absorption.

    About the Nutrena(R) brand:

    Cargill, Incorporated, through its Animal Nutrition business unit,
manufactures and markets a complete line of Nutrena(R) brand feeds and
supplements that help horses and all classes of livestock maintain optimal
health throughout all stages of life. Using the highest-quality ingredients
and the most up-to-date nutritional technology, Cargill is committed to the
health, well-being and safety of its customers' horses, livestock and pets.
For more information on its Nutrena(R) brand products, visit

    About Cargill:

    A business unit of Cargill Limited, Cargill Animal Nutrition is a
customer-focused organization working to bring product and service solutions
to Canadian producers. Cargill Limited is a subsidiary of Cargill,
Incorporated, an international provider of food, agricultural and risk
management products and services. With 160,000 employees in 67 countries, the
company is committed to using its knowledge and experience to collaborate with
customers to help them succeed. For more information, visit

    SafeChoice(R) is a registered trade-mark of Cargill, Incorporated.

For further information:

For further information: David Feider, (952) 742-6910,

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