Rene is a farmer who was born in Valle Grande. He’s married and has 7 children. He has his field 20 kilometers from Jorochito in a community called La Planchada where he lives with his children. He’s a farmer. He grows corn, manioc, peanuts, potatoes and sweet potatoes. Everything he grows he sells at a market; he also raises livestock.
The loan he’s requesting is for his peanut crops. This is the first loan he’s requested from the institution and he is very grateful for the support granted.
El señor Rene es agricultor nacido en Valle grande, es casado tiene 7 hijos, tiene su parcela a 20 km de Jorochito, en una comunidad llamada la Planchada, donde vive y trabaja junto con sus hijos, el se dedica a la agricultura, siembra: maíz, yuca, maní, papa, y camote, todo lo que el siembra lo comercializa en el mercado, pero también se dedica a la ganadería. El crédito que ha solicitado es para la compra de semillas para siembra de maní y lo que implica el preparado de la tierra, es el primer crédito que esta solicitando con la institución, por lo cual se siente muy agradecido por el apoyo brindado.
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