Total loan: $450


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Jinotega, Jinotega Department, Nicaragua / Agriculture

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A loan helped to grow 2 manzanas of potatoes.

Juana's story

Juana is married and has two grown-up children. She is an enterprising woman with the desire to better herself. Together with her family she earns a living with cattle, growing basic grains and commerce. With her previous loan from Kiva she managed to increase her cattle herd which allowed her to generate greater income through the sale of milk and it's derivatives. .

Juana is currently requesting a a loan to grow 2 manzanas (a local land measure) of potatoes. Making this investment allows her to pay for the labor needed to plant the crop, weed. prepare the earth and apply the manure and foliar fertilizer needed for an optimal growth of the crop.