Mrs. Sae N. is 35 years old and lives in Si Sla village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plowing machine and five-hectare field on which to cultivate rice to earn for the family's living. Aside from farming, she is a pig breeder at home. Her husband, Mr. Muy Kheav, is a construction worker and can receive a small salary to support his family's living.
Sae N. decided to ask for a loan to buy pig food for pig breeding business and rice seeds for her farm crop. Sae N. is the mother of five children, four of whom are students in the local school, while the youngest is six years old.
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