The family income depends on the work they do every day as a family in the field, tending their coffee crops, because in the community where they live there is no other option for work apart from farming. The family have a 30 minute walk from their home to where they grow their crops.
María Pascuala has asked for a loan from the COMIXMUL co-operative which she will use to buy agricultural supplies for the coffee crops, which she hopes will give a better harvest and keep the final crop free of blight and insects.
Her future plans are to grow a better variety of coffee so she can get a better income from her agriculture and continue to support her children in their studies and other needs which may arise in the future.
Ella ha solicitado a la cooperativa COMIXMUL un financiamiento con el cual comprara insumos agrícolas para su cultivo de café con los cuales busca obtener una mejor cosecha y asegurar el producto al final de plagas y bichos. Los planes a futuro son los de poder cultivar una mejor variedad de café ya que de esta forma ella podrá obtener mejores ingresos con la agricultura y seguir apoyando a sus hijos en sus estudios y demás necesidades que se presenten en un futuro.
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These loans are designed for female farmers who produce a variety of products (onion, garlic, eggplant, spinach, mango, strawberries, etc.). Loan terms will vary depending on need, and borrowers can choose to make a "bullet" payment timed with harvest profits. Agricultural loans are considered risky in Honduras due to external forces like unpredictable weather and worldwide crop prices. As a result, many traditional financial institutions are unwilling to offer these loans. With Kiva funding, COMIXMUL will be able to reach more borrowers with agricultural loans tailored to their needs.
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