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Total loan: $75


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Kaduna, KD, Nigeria / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase improved inputs to boost crop productivity and use the profits to secure his family's future.

Muhammed's story

Muhammed is married and lives with his family in a simple mud house in a small village in Kaduna state. In his community, farming is the primary occupation and, like many hardworking smallholders, he dreams of expanding his farm business.

Muhammed is returning to work with Babban Gona this season as he will get access to better-yielding seeds, fertilizers and other essential farm inputs that will boost his yield. Apart from increasing Muhammed’s yield to ensure that his family never goes hungry, this loan will also help him earn up to three times in net income, compared to the average Nigerian farmer, from selling his maize. Since he joined Babban Gona in 2015, his happiest memory was buying more farmland.

With lenders’ support to grow his farming business, Muhammed is looking forward to an abundant harvest. Muhammed plans to use the profits from this season’s harvest to pay his children's school fees.