How to use maize meal sampling as a maize milling entrepreneur

How to use maize meal sampling as a maize milling entrepreneur

maize meal Jan Jordaan
When it comes to food products, sampling is a great way to promote your maize meal. Find out how to use sampling as a powerful part of your marketing mix.
How to use maize meal sampling as a maize milling entrepreneur

How to use maize meal sampling as a maize milling entrepreneur

maize meal Jan Jordaan
When it comes to food products, sampling is a great way to promote your maize meal. Find out how to use sampling as a powerful part of your marketing mix.
Milling 101 - Roff crushers

Milling 101 - Roff crushers

Animal feed Koot Jordaan
Roff Milling manufactures and supplies both hammer and roller mills to various industries such as animal feed production, breweries and even tea producers.
The history of maize

The history of maize

Animal feed Jan Jordaan
Learn more about the grain that feeds so many nations, as well as how Southern African maize producers can optimise their profitability with help from Roff
The Miltec success story

The Miltec success story

Maize Milling Jan Jordaan
Investing in the Roff R-70 milling machine turned out to be a lucrative decision for the owner of Miltec.
Calculate your success with Roff's FREE profit calculator

Calculate your success with Roff's FREE profit calculator

Charl Marais
Calculate Your Success and Minimize Your Risk with Roff's Free Profit Calculator For Maize Milling Entrepreneurs
6 Tips for writing an effective executive summary

6 Tips for writing an effective executive summary

Business Plan Charl Marais
The executive summary is often the most read, and therefore the most important, part of a business plan
5 Reasons new businesses fail and how to avoid these pitfalls

5 Reasons new businesses fail and how to avoid these pitfalls

business advice Jan Jordaan
We look at five of the problems small and medium scale startups could face, and how to work around them
A SWOT analysis can help your maize milling business

A SWOT analysis can help your maize milling business

Entrepreneur Jan Jordaan
Use a SWOT analysis as a tool in developing your business strategy, whether you’re building a maize milling startup, or growing an existing business.
5 Food Packaging Design Tips to move your Product

5 Food Packaging Design Tips to move your Product

branding Jan Jordaan, Brand Manager
Package design has a real impact on our shopping choices. Roff brings you five top tips for effective food packaging design to help you move your maize.
The Importance of Maize Conditioning: Part 2

The Importance of Maize Conditioning: Part 2

Conditioning Charl Marais
In this blog we look at equipment used during the conditioning process and how to calculate how much water to add during the first conditioning.
The Importance of Maize Conditioning: Part 1

The Importance of Maize Conditioning: Part 1

Conditioning Charl Marais
Maize conditioning plays an important role to ensure that finished product is high quality, and to achieve the maximum profitability in the milling process
The History of Degermination in Maize Milling: Part 1

The History of Degermination in Maize Milling: Part 1

Degermination Charl Marais
We take a look at the evolution of the degerminator in the maize milling industry and how it has developed to meet South African needs.
How maize kernel hardness affects extraction rates: Part 1

How maize kernel hardness affects extraction rates: Part 1

Extraction rate Koot Jordaan
Maize kernel hardness plays an important role in both the extraction rate obtained in the mill, and the quality of the finished products.
Milling 101: Roff hammer mills

Milling 101: Roff hammer mills

Animal feed Koot Jordaan
Roff manufactures turn-key compact maize roller mills and milling equipment, hammer mills for stock feed and dust collection and aspiration systems.
Extraction rate - a key consideration when investing in a maize mill

Extraction rate - a key consideration when investing in a maize mill

Extraction rate Jan Jordaan
In researching maize mills, the importance of extraction rate as a key consideration cannot be overemphasised. It’s directly linked to future profitability
Choose the right milling business model

Choose the right milling business model

Maize Milling Charl Marais
Choosing your maize milling business model determines your profitability. Small scale or large scale; centralized or decentralized. Know the facts.
Want to start a maize milling business in Africa?

Want to start a maize milling business in Africa?

Business Advice Charl Marais
Starting a business in Africa comes with a host of unique challenges. A maize milling business is no exception.
Maize Milling challenges facing Entrepreneurs

Maize Milling challenges facing Entrepreneurs

business advice Charl Marais
Maize milling challenges facing entrepreneurs, our latest blog looks at some common problems to consider when entering the maize milling industry.
The practicalities of starting a maize milling business

The practicalities of starting a maize milling business

Entrepreneurship Jan Jordaan
Understand the feasibility considerations of the industry you’re entering, including securing start-up capital and determining your ROI or profitability.
Control measures for insects

Control measures for insects

control measures for insects Koot Jordaan
25% of all stored grain, is lost annually to damage caused by insects. We examine different types of insecticides and fumigants maize millers can consider.
Rodents, birds and safety measures

Rodents, birds and safety measures

control measures for insects Koot Jordaan
This blog features damage caused by rodents and birds, and suggests safety measures to consider when practicing infestation control.
Learn more: Roff's popular SP-1 mill

Learn more: Roff's popular SP-1 mill

Entrepreneur Koot Jordaan
We have relaunched the popular Roff SP-1 mill, ideal for a startup entrepreneur who does not want to compromise on reliability or quality.
Crop share farming: a way forward for subsistence farmers?

Crop share farming: a way forward for subsistence farmers?

crop share agreement Charl Marais
Crop share farming can be beneficial for subsistence farmers, helping them to farm on a bigger and profitable scale, ultimately driving food security.
SP-1 maize mill produces superior extraction rates and profitability

SP-1 maize mill produces superior extraction rates and profitability

Maize Milling Koot Jordaan
The popular ROFF SP-1 maize milling machine is a well-priced maize mill with superior extraction rate that gives you increased profitability.
5 Steps to Starting a small-scale Maize Milling Business

5 Steps to Starting a small-scale Maize Milling Business

Entrepreneur Charl Marais
The popular and affordable ROFF SP-1 small scale maize milling machine with superior extraction rates gives you increased profitability.

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Here we explore topics and tips related to maize production, maize milling, entrepreneurship, the marketing of maize meal and many more. Let’s unlock the world of maize milling for you – happy reading!

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