Simmons Feed Ingredients produces specialized ingredients for the pet food, aquaculture and animal feed industries. From our beginnings as a producer of chicken-based protein products, we have grown to become a leading supplier of diverse, proprietary ingredients. Simmons Feed Ingredients drives innovation across the entire supply chain including traceable sourcing, custom transportation and quality control solutions.
Simmons operates multiple ingredient production facilities in Southwest City, Missouri and a Pet Food Ingredient Facility in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
 
Our Values

1. Put People First

2. Act With Integrity

3. Take Responsibility

4. Be Curious

5. Take Action
 


 

67

Years in Operation

120+

Team Members

15

Customizable Products

 

Strategically Located

Southwest City, Missouri | Siloam Springs, Arkansas

 

Family is more than an aspiration.

It's our identity.

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Bill Simmons
Founder

Mark Simmons
Chairman, Simmons Foods

Todd Simmons
CEO, Simmons Foods


Simmons Feed Ingredients History

 

1949

Bill Simmons joins up with financial partner Frank Pluss to found a small poultry company in Decatur, Arkansas.

 
 

Early 1950's

Built first ingredient facility
First company to hydrolyze chicken feathers

1950-60

Acquired additional operations, operating up to 6 plants

1982

Southwest City production facility acquired with O'Brien Poultry Operation

1987

Added second processing and bone separation line at Southwest City facility

1994-95

Acquired Arkansas Protein and expanded Southwest City operations

1996

Added Air classification to further process by-product meals

1999

Entered palatant (pet food flavoring) business, installed continuous hydrolyzers

2006

Added additional capacity, commercialized the production of PRO*CAL 

2013

Commercialized PRO*TEMP production

2015

Announced New Pet Food Ingredient Facility in Siloam Springs, Arkansas