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Ni Ketut Murni
Although a kindergarten teacher, Ketut Murni still has time to raise pigs. Ketut Murni always helps her husband, Gusti Made Dana, who works as a driver. Ketut Murni raises pigs with an initial capital of Rp.1,000,000. (Translator’s note: 1 US$ fluctuates between Rp9,000-10,000.00). Ketut Murni bought 4 piglets to be fattened. Ketut Murni raise these piglets for 6 months, and could buy for Rp.800,000 and sell for Rp.1,000,000/pig. Profit is Rp. 50,000/pig after decucting feed cost. Ketut Murni feed her pigs 2x/day mornings and evenings. Besides feeding rice and wheat clippings, she also fed banana, talas leaves, and banana trunks. Before feeding she bathe the pigs until clean, and also clean the stall. Ketut Murni is member of a pig farmer group that works together with Dinari foundation, and will make payment at the end of the 6 months. Right now Ketut Murni already has 2 mother pigs and their 10 piglets. Her hope is from Dinari's loan, Ketut Murni could build a more permanent pig stall, so that her pigs would be healthier, and grow well.
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Walaupun sebagai seorang guru TK, Ketut Murni juga masih mempunyai waktu untuk memelihara babi. Ketut Murni tetap berusaha membantu suaminya, Gusti Made Dana, yang bekerja sebagai seorang Sopir. Ketut Murni memelihara babi dengan modal awal Rp.1.000.000,-. Ketut Murni membeli 4 bibit babi untuk dipelihara sebagai penggemukan. Ketut Murni memelihara babinya selama 6 bulan, dan laku terjual perekor dari harga Rp.800.000,- menjadi Rp.1.000.000,- . Keuntungan yang diperoleh perekor sebanyak Rp. 50.000,- setelah dikurangi biaya pakan. Ketut Murni memberi makan babinya 2x sehari pada pagi dan sore hari. Selain memberi dedak padi dan juga dedak gandum juga diberi makan daun-daunan seperti daun pisang, daun talas dan batang pisang. Sebelum diberi makan babinya dimandikan dahulu sampai bersih dan kandangnya juga dibersihkan. Ketut Murni ikut dalam kelompok ternak babi yang bekerja sama dengan Dinari yang jangka waktunya selama 6 bulan dan akan melakukan pelunasan diakhir periode. Sekarang Ketut Murni sudah mempunyai 2 induk dengan 10 ekor anaknya. Harapannya dengan pinjaman yang diperoleh dari Dinari Ketut Murni akan membangun sebuah kandang yang permanen, sehingga babinya bisa sehat dan bertumbuh dengan baik.

Additional Information

About Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK)

This loan is serviced by Koperasi Mitra Usaha Kecil (MUK), a microfinance cooperative headquartered in West Bali, Indonesia. MUK’s mission is to provide chronically poor people in Bali with opportunities to improve their lives, while raising social awareness of economic and environmental issues.
Most MUK clients live in rural settings on less than $1.25 per day. MUK’s financial products are targeted to clients’ productive activities including small businesses, farming, and livestock rearing. MUK supports clients with training in household budgeting, livestock rearing, and small business management.
MUK provides services to clients of all races and religions. For more information about MUK, please visit its partner page. Also, consider joining MUK’s Kiva lending team, Friends of Mitra Usaha Kecil.

About Indonesia

  • $4,458
    Average annual income
  • 66
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    Indonesia Loans Fundraising
  • $4,803,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 9,335.6
    Indonesia Rupiahs (IDR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Ni Ketut Murni to build a more permanent pig stall (Membuat kandang babi yang lebih permanen).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Oct 12, 2008
Listed
Sep 28, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
May 15, 2009