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Mariya

Zhany-Zhol village, Osh Region, Kyrgyzstan / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy dairy cows to increase her head count of cattle and sales of organic milk.


Mariya's story

Mariya is 48 and married with four children. She has a high school education and works in animal husbandry as the primary source of income for her family. Her neighbours call her a cheerful, honest and hardworking woman. Thanks to her hard work and help from her husband, she currently has 30 cows, 20 sheep and five horses on her farm. She has a contract to provide organic milk to a local factory for further processing into dairy products. This allows her to constantly invest in her agricultural business.

Having found out that she could receive a loan for further repayment from Bai Tushum Bank within the framework of the "chain of added value" product, Mariya approached them for a loan of 150,000 KGS to buy dairy cows to increase her head count of livestock and her volume of milk sales. Payments for the milk from the factory will be directly transferred into her bank account, and loan payments automatically debited. Income from the loan will help her increase her head count of livestock in the future, raise her family's material well-being and give her children a good education.