Jackline is a 32-year-old married woman with six children living in Kyenjojo, Uganda. She has six years' experience as a farmer, and she also raises cattle, which provide milk for the family and a surplus to sell. She is a very hard-working woman who takes full responsibility for her children. Jackline faces the challenges of seasonal weather changes and price fluctuations for the agricultural products she sells. She is a very committed farmer, and she would like to modernize her methods of farming in order to realize higher yields. However, her finances are limited. Jackline is requesting a loan to buy manure and to pay the workers who are preparing her garden for the next season.