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Total loan: $300

Tabitha

Kenyenya, Kisii County, Kenya / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase farming inputs such as high quality seeds and nutrient-rich fertilizers to boost her yields and, eventually, through increased profits, improve her standard of living.


Tabitha's story

Tabitha has been involved in farming for more than five years. She has learned a range of new farming practices that improve sustainability, enhance resilience, and are likely to be helpful in adapting to climate change. She is a remote farmer who lives in Kenyenya with her husband and children. Tabitha's main sources of income include milk from her goats and vegetables. However, she engages in some personal businesses that enable her to supplement her limited income.

In the modern world, agriculture has become exceedingly dynamic. Therefore, the kind of inputs that are being used in the sector today have been upgraded. On this note, there is need to use improved farming inputs for effective production. These include high quality seeds and nutrient-rich fertilizers. Tabitha has learned that Juhudi Kilimo is assisting with the activities of rural, smallholder farmers and is giving them financial support in the form of loans to enable them to access income-generating assets as well as farming inputs. She will use this loan to purchase farming inputs, such as high quality seeds and nutrient-rich fertilizers, which she will use on her farm to boost her yields. Please lend to this industrious woman so that she can save for her children's education.