Ali is a 57-year-old married man with six children of whom three are unemployed.
Ali has been working as a farmer for the past thirty years. He learned this occupation from his father who used to take him to the farm when he was very young.
Ali owns cattle on his farm and produces milk. He sells his products upon request of his clients. He produces delicious milk and yoghurt.
Today, Ali is requesting $1,000 to buy cattle to increase his productivity and make a good income for his family.
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