Justo was born in the town of Mocoya - Chuquisaca. He is 54 years old and has been living in the community of San Miguel, in La Guardia, for thirty years. Justo lives with his partner Paulina (they live together but are not married) and they have four grown-up children. Justo and his partner have been farming for thirty years. This is his first loan and he will use it to sow peanuts, preparing the land for planting. Justo is also about to receive legal ownership of his land. For this reason, he carries out his farming with great care. He is grateful for his loan.
El señor Justo nacido en la población de Mocoya - Chuquisaca, de 54 años radicado actualmente desde hace 30 años en la comunidad de San Miguel perteneciente al municipio de la Guardia, vive en concubinato (que conviven pero no son casados) con la señora Paulina y tienen 4 hijos ya mayores de edad, el Sr. Justo y su señora se dedica a la agricultura desde hace 30 años, es su primer crédito y lo va a destinar a la siembra de maní y o que implica el preparado de la tierra, el señor justo también esta a punto de conseguir la titulación de sus tierras, por ello el trabaja con esmero en la agricultura, estando agradecido por el préstamo.
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