Mrs. Chreb S. is 39 years old and lives in Andoung Samretth village, Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a two-hectare field used to cultivate rice to earn a living. She now faces a problem because she does not have enough money to support the field. Thus, she decided to ask for a loan to buy rice seed, fertilizer, pesticide and a pesticide container to support the crops. Her husband, Mr. Sein Chao, is a laborer in the local village. This couple has a child who is too young to study or work. Her husband is on the right in the picture
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