Natiq usually buys calves, raising and fattening them in 5-6 months, then reselling them to butchers from his house. Milk and yoghurt he sells to the neighbors. His total income per month is180 AZN. His products are very popular in Azerbaijan, as people use meat in everyday national dishes such as pilau and dolma. As well, people always use yoghurt, considered a very healthy food.
In order to increase his income to cover the basic needs of his beloved children, Natiq is requesting a loan of 600 AZN to purchase three head of cattle, one milk cow, and fodder.
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