Mukumbuta Mukumbuta, a local Zambian entrepreneur and owner of Country Millers

Milling Maize into money in Zambia’s Western Province

4 ton maize mill Naomi De Carvalho
Mukumbuta Mukumbuta, a Zambian entrepreneur and owner of Country Millers shares how he’s milling maize into money in Zambia.
Mukumbuta Mukumbuta, a local Zambian entrepreneur and owner of Country Millers

Milling Maize into money in Zambia’s Western Province

4 ton maize mill Naomi De Carvalho
Mukumbuta Mukumbuta, a Zambian entrepreneur and owner of Country Millers shares how he’s milling maize into money in Zambia.
Learn more: Roff’s R-70 – Best-In-Class Extraction Rate

Learn more: Roff’s R-70 – Best-In-Class Extraction Rate

4 ton maize mill Koot Jordaan
We have relaunched the popular Roff SP-1 maize milling machine, ideal for a startup entrepreneur who does not want to compromise on reliability or quality.
Roff's Stainless Steel Wire Mesh keeps insects at bay

Roff's Stainless Steel Wire Mesh keeps insects at bay

insect screens Jan Jordaan
In most Southern African countries, the risk of malaria is high. Roff’s stainless-steel wire mesh used for insect screens can help you keep the bugs out.
Modern interior with hanging lights with wire mesh decorative covers

Where to use Roff Wire Mesh in your Landscaping and Decoration Projects

insect screens Jan Jordaan
Durable and versatile, it’s no wonder stainless steel wire mesh is a popular choice for homeowners, landscapers and gardeners.
When the numbers add up -  A South African Maize Milling Success Story

When the numbers add up - A South African Maize Milling Success Story

African business opportunity Jan Jordaan
The R-70 maize milling plant was designed with the maize meal entrepreneur in mind and was the choice of Josua Pietersen when he started his maize mill.
How Evans Killy built Buffalo Millers into one of Kenya's finest

How Evans Killy built Buffalo Millers into one of Kenya's finest

4 ton maize mill Jan Jordaan
The story of Evans Killy, Director of Buffalo Millers Limited in Kenya and the successful partnership with Roff Industries with their R-70 Milling Machine.
Community Milling success stories from Lesotho

Community Milling success stories from Lesotho

Community milling Jan Jordaan
Community milling success stories: meet maize milling entrepreneurs Godfrey Pheello Kou, Jerry Ntsheke and Mahala Molapo.
Bring the mill to the community with the innovative Posho

Bring the mill to the community with the innovative Posho

Community milling Koot Jordaan
Roff's innovative Posho mill is perfect for entrepreneurs looking to start a community milling business.
The Importance of Extraction Rates on the Overall Maize Mill Profitability

The Importance of Extraction Rates on the Overall Maize Mill Profitability

Extraction rate Charl Marais
Extraction rate and milling gain contribute towards the company's profits. Let us look at the importance of maintaining an acceptable extraction rate.
The ideal maize meal mill for community milling

The ideal maize meal mill for community milling

Community milling Koot Jordaan
Roff’s hard-working Posho Maize Milling Machine with simplified roller milling technology is the ideal maize mill for community milling.
Types of insecticides and fumigants used in mills

Types of insecticides and fumigants used in mills

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.
How maize kernel hardness affects extraction rates: Part 2

How maize kernel hardness affects extraction rates: Part 2

Extraction rate Koot Jordaan
Read part 2 in our series on how maize kernel hardness plays an important role in extraction rates, profitability and product quality.
5 tips for entrepreneurs writing a business plan

5 tips for entrepreneurs writing a business plan

Business Plan Charl Marais
In their latest blog, Roff shares 5 tips for entrepreneurs writing a business plan.
Writing a business plan for a new vs established business

Writing a business plan for a new vs established business

business advice Charl Marais
The business plan for a start-up differs slightly from the plan for an established business. In our latest blog we take a look at the differences.
Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #1: Moisture Content Testing

Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #1: Moisture Content Testing

maize meal Charl Marais
In the first of the Roff success guide series about elementary product quality checks, Roff explains the moisture content testing process.
Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #2: Speck Count And Cooking Test

Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #2: Speck Count And Cooking Test

commercial maize milling Charl Marais
In the second of the Roff success guide series about elementary product quality checks, Roff explains the speck count and cooking test.
Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #4: Oil Check

Elementary Maize Meal Quality Checks #4: Oil Check

High quality maize meal Charl Marais
In the last of the Roff success guide series about elementary product quality checks, Roff explains the oil check.
The Advantages of Roller vs Hammer Mills

The Advantages of Roller vs Hammer Mills

Animal feed Koot Jordaan
Both hammer and roller mills have their advantages, a combination of both can maximise production capacity and cost-effectiveness.
Troubleshooting for the Miller when extraction rates drop

Troubleshooting for the Miller when extraction rates drop

Extraction rate Charl Marais
Troubleshooting for the miller when extraction rates drop - we highlight some of the things that a miller must check when the extraction rate drops.
Remaining profitable when the markets are down

Remaining profitable when the markets are down

business advice Charl Marais
Roff gives millers some valuable advice on how to weather a downturn in the market when profits are under pressure.
The influence of grain hardness on maize meal production

The influence of grain hardness on maize meal production

Maize Milling Charl Marais
There are many factors that play a part in producing a quality product, and one such factor is the influence of grain hardness.
Wire Mesh in papermaking

Wire Mesh in papermaking

Stainless steel woven wire mesh Jan Jordaan
Wire mesh plays a vital role in the paper manufacturing industry by removing moisture from the pulp.
Roff supplies quality stainless steel wire mesh for quality milling

Roff supplies quality stainless steel wire mesh for quality milling

High quality maize meal Jan Jordaan
Food safety is a priority when producing maize meal, we not only provide the highest quality wire mesh products but also use it in our own machines.
Learn More: Roff’s C-80 – Leading the Conventional Mill

Learn More: Roff’s C-80 – Leading the Conventional Mill

5 ton maize mill Koot Jordaan
Roff’s C-80 Commercial Mill with a capacity of 5 to 15 tons per hour gives you the competitive advantage to outperform the conventional mill.
Saving you time and money: The R-70's quick installation

Saving you time and money: The R-70's quick installation

4 ton maize mill Koot Jordaan
From supplying, Roff factory pre-assembly, project management and full turnkey services – the R-70 can be operational within 6 weeks.

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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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