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Mairamkul

Ysykkul district, Issyk-Kul region, Issyk-Kul Region, Kyrgyzstan / Agriculture

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A loan helped to pay field hands in order to increase her yield of organic potatoes, alfalfa, and apples, and to buy a dairy cow to increase her sales of organic milk.


Mairamkul's story

Mairamkul has repaid her previous loan, having used the funds for their intended purpose. She is very grateful to Kiva and to all who helped her with that financing. Mairamkul's farm presently consists of three cows, 40 sheep, and two horses, She also grows alfalfa to feed her livestock and for sale, as well as potatoes and apples, on a 2.04-hectare plot of land.

In order to develop her business further, Mairamkul has again turned to Bai Tushum Bank, this time for a loan of 75,000 som (KGS) to pay field hands, her goal being to bring in a good harvest of organic potatoes, alfalfa, and apples. She also wants to buy a dairy cow, so she can sell organic milk. Mairamkul is planning to put the income generated by the loan into the ongoing expansion of her business.