Total loan: $5,225

Benkadi Group

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DIDIENI, Koulikoro Region, Mali / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy seeds, fertilizer, and herbicides to maximize her field in order to harvest a lot.

Benkadi Group's story

Zeh dite Yakoro is the woman sitting in the middle, holding the cup full of peanuts in her hand. Zeh dite Yakoro is a woman who is married to a farmer.

She is a 46 year old housewife and the mother of eight children aged from 17 to 2 years old. Three are boys and five are girls. One boy and two girls go to school. She has been working in agriculture for 20 years. Zeh dite Yakoro did not have the opportunity to attend school, but she has come to the Micro-financial Institution to have more funds to buy peanut seeds, fertilizers, and herbicides. She gets her stock in the surrounding markets. Her dream is to make enough earnings in agriculture to buy sufficient plowing oxen.

The difficulties she faces in her animal raising: theft and illnesses, sometimes death. Her estimated monthly earnings are 50,000 XOF.