A grain, alfalfa and molasses free diet. Ideal for horses with insulin resistance, Cushing’s, EPSM and PSSM, requiring additional calories or tend to have allergies. Also ideal for HYPP horses. 

Formulated specifically for mature horses, Triple Crown Low Starch is a pelleted low starch and sugar (NSC) feed for horses requiring a lower diet for metabolic reasons or for horse owners seeking calmer behavior from horses. Featuring fewer carbohydrates than hay and pasture, Triple Crown Low Starch can be used as a complete feed to replace all or part of the forage portion of the diet.  This feed is also suited for those who tend to have allergies, ideal for HYPP horses as the feed contains a low potassium level and works well for senior horses in winter in order to avoid the bricking of textured feeds.

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Crude Protein (min.)
Lysine (min.)
Methionine (min.)
Threonine (min.)
Crude Fat (min.)
Omega 3 Fatty Acids (min.)
Omega 6 Fatty Acids (min.)
Crude Fiber (max.)
Calcium (min.)
Calcium (max.)
Phosphorus (min.)
Magnesium (min.)
Potassium (min.)
Copper (min.)
50 ppm
Selenium (min.)
0.60 ppm
Zinc (min.)
170 ppm
Iron (min.)
170 ppm
Manganese (min.)
100 ppm
Cobalt (min.)
0.29 ppm
Vitamin A (min.)
6,000 IU/lb
Vitamin D (min.)
1,200 IU/lb
Vitamin E (min.)
200 IU/lb
Riboflavin (min.)
3.80 mg/lb
Thiamin (min.)
12.0 mg/lb.
Biotin (min.)
0.30 mg/lb
Ascorbic Acid (min.)
45 mg/lb
Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Yeast Culture (min.)
1.816 billion CFU/lb
Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product (min.)
908 million CFU/lb
Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product (min.)
908 million CFU/lb
Cellulase* (Trichoderma Longibrachiatum Fermentation Extract) (min.)
0.68 million CU/lb
Protease** (Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Extract) (min.)
1,430 HUT/lb

Wheat Middlings, Soybean Hulls, Shredded Beet Pulp, Distillers Dried Grains, Soybean Oil, Ground Limestone, Salt, Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium Sesquicarbonate, Stabilized Rice Bran, Calcium Carbonate, Vitamin E Supplement, Yeast Culture, Hydrolyzed Yeast, Hydrated Sodium Calcium Aluminosilicate, Dried Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product, Anise Seed, Fenugreek Seed, Dried Trichoderma Longibrachiatum Fermentation Extract, Dried Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Extract, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Kelp Meal, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Lecithin, Magnesium Oxide, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Magnesium Proteinate, Selenium Yeast, Flaxseed, Monocalcium Phosphate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Defluorinated Phosphate, Lignin Sulfonate, L-Lysine, Ascorbic Acid (Source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Beta Carotene, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Choline Chloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex, (Source of Vitamin K Activity), Folic Acid, Brewers Dried Yeast, DL-methionine, DL-methionine Hydroxy Analog, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Cobalt Sulfate, Ethylenediamine Dihydroiodide. (Free from Restricted Ruminant Protein Products per Title 21, CFR 589.2000/2001)

Feeding Directions

Triple Crown Low Starch can be fed to all horses one year of age or older. Feed enough Triple Crown Low Starch to maintain desired body condition and energy level along with hay, and/or pasture, water and salt. If feeding less than 6 pounds per day of Triple Crown Low Starch to horses weighing 900 pounds or more, also feed additional minerals and vitamins supplied by either Triple Crown 30% or Triple Crown Lite.

Triple Crown Low Starch is a complete diet and can replace all or a part of your fiber portion of your diet, however, we strongly recommend that you continue to feed a portion of your diet in long stem hay or pasture.

NOTE: Provide plenty of fresh, clean water at all times. Keep product fresh in cool, dry storage. Examine product daily for mold or insect contamination. DO NOT use product that is old, molded or insect contaminated.

***The following coefficients of variation (cv) can be associated with the carbohydrate analyses. These should reasonably account for both sampling and analytical variation, though as you know, poor sampling can lead to much larger variation. The coefficients of variation (cv) for starch is 10%, WSC is 15% and ESC is 15%. For example, a feed with a WSC value of 10% should be expected to range from 8.5 – 11.5% and a WSC value of 20% to range from 17 – 23%. In addition, there are variables on ingredients between suppliers that could be as much as an additional 5% to 10% per ingredient. Therefore, products, such as TC 30% Supplement potentially would have a smaller variation than TC Lite due to the number of bulk ingredients making up the feed (2 vs. 4).



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by Chtistina mcCsbe on Low Starch
Sept question

My 6 yr old mare was unable to eat any other product until we found triple crown low starch, it is amazing no more upset gut, and she looks amazing. Also my 15 gelding can eat it also as anything else made him crazy. Thank you for such a great product.

by jennifer hutchins on Low Starch
five stars

My arab was getting stomach problems with regular sweet feed so I  switched him to triple crown low starch and have had no more problems since.

by Anonymous on Low Starch
Low Starch is a Life Saver

My 37 yo gelding loves his low starch feed and I really love knowing that I'm feeding him something that won't kill him...due to Cushing's disease complications. I've been purchasing Low Starch feed for 20 years now and the feed is always fresh, dry, and very aromatic. Thank You Triple Crown!!

by Anonymous on Low Starch
Thank you Triple Crown Feeds!

I have been feeding Triple Crown Senior to my mare since she had colic surgery in 2002. Most people cannot believe she is 17 this year. There is no need for vitamin supplements, just good hay and pasture. I have tried other Senior brands and there is no comparison! My other mare is on Triple Crown Low Starch, it keeps her energy level manageable and she looks great. Never have to worry about the formulas changing like some other brands! Thank you Triple Crown Feeds!

by Suzanne Gonzales on Low Starch
PSSM Horses Greatly Improved Thanks to Triple Crown

I wanted to touch base with you again regarding my daughter’s horse who has a serious case of PSSM. I spoke with you about three years ago when the horse was three and we had just had him diagnosed by muscle biopsy with the PSSM condition. At that time, you and I discussed feeding options for him. I want you to know that in the past three years he has been very successfully maintained on So. States feed. He gets the Triple Crown low starch pellets, the Triple Crown Safe Starch forage instead of hay, and I have recently added the pelleted rice bran for the extra fat content. The horse is now six years old and has last year placed 10th at the AQHYA World Show in Performance Geldings and placed 7th at the Congress in Youth Trail, among his other accomplishments. We could not have successfully maintained this special needs horse without his Triple Crown feeding program. We have been feeding him your products religiously and he has been, for the most part, symptom free. If you ever need a poster child for your starch free products or to promote your feed for PSSM horses, we would be happy to help. AQHA did a short article on him and my daughter for the American Quarter Horse Foundation because they are researching PSSM and because my daughter is a scholarship recipient. His picture and story is being used in their promotional materials for the Foundation as well. Thanks for you help several years ago.

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