The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is thrilled to welcome back the Corporate Sponsor Standlee Hay Company Inc. as the "Official Forage of the USEA." They will also join as the Title Sponsor of the USEA Horse of the Year Leaderboard, Gold Level Sponsor of the USEA American Eventing Championships, Contributing Level Sponsor of the USEA Future Event Horse Program, and Contributing Level Sponsor of the USEA Young Event Horse Program.
“At Standlee Premium Western Forage, we are proud to continue our partnership as the Official Forage of the USEA. We have a shared belief in the paramount importance of the health and well-being of horses,” said Jessica Wright, Standlee Marketing Program Manager. “Nutrition delivered optimally through the highest-quality, sun-cured, western forage helps riders and trainers keep their horses in peak health and performance throughout the year.”
For over 30 years, Standlee Hay Company has produced the highest quality forage products available. Founded in 1981, Standlee Hay Company is the grower and manufacturer of “Standlee Premium Western Forage” and a leader in the forage industry. Standlee Premium Western Forage provides a variety of forage types in a wide range of formats including pellets, cubes, chopped, and bales.
“The USEA carefully considers each corporate sponsor and Standlee Hay Company was a natural fit as they continue to provide the highest quality forage for horse owners nationwide,” said the USEA CEO Rob Burk. “By providing exceptional products, Standlee Hay Company is committed to keeping horses healthy, and we are very proud to have them as the Official Forage of the USEA.”
Standlee Hay Company offers products for horses, small animals, poultry, and other livestock, and their products can be found in stores across the country. Check out their complete line of products at www.StandleeForage.com.
The USEA is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization committed to providing eventing enthusiasts with a competitive level suited to their individual skills. By assisting and educating competitors, event organizers, and officials; maintaining responsible safety standards; and registering qualified competitions and clinics, the USEA offers a strong and continuous training opportunity for an ever-expanding field of world-class competitors. Just as importantly, the USEA provides a means for all riders, regardless of age or ability, to experience the thrill of eventing. To learn more, visit www.useventing.com.
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