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Nicanor
Nicanor is a hardworking and admirable 57 year-old man. Along with his wife, Natividad, he cares for his nine children with love and care. Out of the nine, four live with them in a rustic house that he built many years ago. Since he was very young, he has been working in the same occupation as his parents, farming. He has been farming for the past thirty years. During this period he has worked to obtain his own agricultural land where he grows potatoes, beans, Peruvian potatoes, carrots and gladiolas. After a lot of effort, dedication and hard work he sells his products in the wholesale market in the capital of his country. This is where he gets the best price. As a good man of the countryside, Nicanor also works as a dairyman. He has eight cows. Every day he milks them and he uses the milk to make cheese. He sells the cheese to small merchants who visit his area. He constantly has to care for and vaccinate his animals. He is glad he lives in the countryside. He is working to improve his crop production and thereby increase his profits. Nicanor will use 3000 soles to buy organic fertilizer for his crops and feed for his animals.
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Nicanor, es un hombre admirable y trabajador de, 57 años; que junto a su esposa Natividad, cuidó con amor y esmero de sus 9 hijos, de los cuales solo vive con 4 de ellos en la casa rústica que construyó hace algunos años.Desde muy joven se dedico al negocio de sus padres, “la agricultura”, tiene 30 años de experiencia en el rubro. En todo este tiempo logró obtener sus propios terrenos agrícolas, en donde siembra papa, alverja, oyuco, zanahoria y flor de gladiolo; los que después de mucho esfuerzo, dedicación y trabajo, los comercializa en el mercado mayorista de su ciudad, pero que en campaña agrícola, los comercializa en la capital del país, donde obtiene mayores ganancias. Pero como buen hombre del campo, Nicanor también se dedica a la ganadería, donde gracias a sus 8 vacas, todas las mañanas saca leche y hace queso. Vendiéndolo a los comerciantes minoristas que visitan la zona; además de cuidar y vacunar a sus animales constantemente. Él está feliz de vivir en el campo por ello está trabajando para mejorar sus cultivos y así obtener mayor rentabilidad.
Nicanor, invertirá los S/.3000 en la compra de abono orgánico para sus sembrios y comida balanceada para sus animales.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 127
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $56,843,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Nicanor to buy organic fertilizer and feed for his animals.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 14, 2013
Listed
Mar 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 19, 2013