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Total loan: $1,050

Mercedes

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Gotera, Morazán Department, El Salvador / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy fertilizers and pesticides in order to perform maintenance on his corn and bean crops.


Mercedes's story

Mercedes, age 74, went to school through the second grade. He only lives with his wife because their children are independent adults. His wife devotes herself to the household chores and raising domestic animals. Mercedes grows basic crops like corn and beans. He has been engaged in these business activities for many years, and he learned from his parents. In addition to this, he takes care of cattle. He works from 6:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

He needs the loan to buy fertilizers and pesticides in order to perform maintenance on his corn and bean crops. He wishes to have two cows and to produce dairy products.