Mrs. Moeurn S. is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. In this plantation, she faces an obstacle because she does not have enough money to buy rice seed, fertilizer, and pesticides to make the field more productive. Her husband, Mr. Yaem Soeun, uses a horse and cart to transport goods and passengers. He is on the left in the photo. This couple has three children, one of whom is employed in a garment factory, while the other two are attending the local school. She is a villager in Doem Pour village in Takeo province.
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