Mr. Chet C. is a villager in Krodas Khor village in Kampong Cham province. He is a palm juice collector who gathers it to process into palm sugar and wine. His wife, Mrs. Choeun Yuth, is a farmer who owns a piece of land to cultivate rice. In this plantation, she faces a small problem because her field has infertile soil which affects her crop. In order to solve this problem, Mr. Chet C. decided to ask for a loan to purchase fertilizer to support the field to make his crop more productive. He is 28 years old and the father of two children who are attending the local school. His wife is also presented with him in the picture.
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