S. Kamal Ziyad Oglu is one of the elder farmers is the region. He lives in Gazanbatan village of the Saatli region. He has a very small farm and to run such a small farm is not effective. So Kamal is going to extend his farm by purchasing additional cows. His farm has sufficient land to provide the animals with feed. He requested from “Agroinvest” 700 USD as credit to buy two cows.
Aqroinvest Credit Union was founded by a group of 32 Imishli farmers in 2001, and has grown to become one of the largest credit unions in Azerbaijan. It boasts a portfolio of nearly $5 million and is wholly owned by its more than 3,500 borrowers, as of December 2011.