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Ni Ketut Astuti
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Ketut Astuti besides being a housewife also has a pig farming business. Ketut Astuti helps her husband Made Widiarsa who works as a tenant farmer to support family needs and education of their 3 school age children. With a capital of Rp 1,500,000 (about US$165) Ketut raised 2 mother pigs that already produce 16 piglets. Some were already sold to customers. Today Ni Ketut Astuti left 4 piglets to be fattened. Her profit is Rp 250,000 (about $27.50)/month. Besides feeding with rice shell and wheat shell clippings, she also fed greeneries like banana leaves, talas leaves and banana tree trunk. Ni Ketut Astuti fed her pigs 2X/day at 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Ni Ketut Astuti lives in own home that was built with her husband and the building is quite permanent. Ni Ketut Astuti hopes that the would be recived capital could expand her business, and her family well being.

Translated from Bahasa Indonesia by Gwan Liong Ang, Kiva volunteer.


Ketut Astuti disamping sebagai ibu rumah tangga, juga mempunyai usaha memelihara babi . Ketut Astuti membantu suaminya Made Widiarsa yang bekerja sebagai petani , untuk mencukupi kebutuhan keluarganya dan pendidikan ketiga anaknya yang masih sekolah. Dengan modal Rp.1.500.000,- Ketut memelihara 2 induk dan sudah mempunyai 16 anak. Sebagian sudah dijual kepada langganannya. Sekarang Ni Ketut Astuti masih menyisakan 4 anak babinya untuk dipelihara sebagai penggemukan. Keuntungan yang diperoleh Rp. 250.000,- perbulan. Disamping memberi dedak padi dan dedak gandum, juga diberikan makanan hijauan seperti daun pisang, daun talas, dan batang pisang. Ni Ketut Astuti memberi makan babinya dua kali sehari pada pagi hari jam 08:00 pagi dan sore hari jam 16:00 wita. Ni Ketut Astuti tinggal dirumah sendiri yang dibangun bersama dengan suaminya dan bangunannya cukup permanen. Ni Ketut Astuti berharap agar modal yang diperoleh dapat mengembangkan usahanya dan juga kesejahteraan keluarganya.

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About Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK)

This loan is serviced by Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK), a microfinance cooperative headquartered in West Bali, Indonesia. MUK’s mission is to provide chronically poor people in Bali with opportunities to improve their lives, while raising social awareness of economic and environmental issues.
Most MUK clients live in rural settings on less than $1.25 per day. MUK’s financial products are targeted to clients’ productive activities including small businesses, farming, and livestock rearing. MUK supports clients with training in household budgeting, livestock rearing, and small business management.
MUK provides services to clients of all races and religions. For more information about MUK, please visit its partner page. Also, consider joining MUK’s Kiva lending team, Friends of Mitra Usaha Kecil.

About Indonesia

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 23
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    Indonesia Loans Fundraising
  • $5,199,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Ni Ketut Astuti to buy pig's feed

Membeli pakan ternak.

100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Oct 25, 2007
Listed
Oct 11, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Mar 25, 2008