Total loan: $550

Nelvia Modesta

Leon, León, Nicaragua / Agriculture

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A loan helped To plant yucca, and to buy farming supplies for planting.

Nelvia Modesta's story

Nelvia is a young women of 27, and has two children. She is from the community of Las Leches, located in the Chacaraseca municipality of León department. She is a housewife and farms at the same time. She began farming at the age of ten with her parents, who were also farmers. When she got married, she continued growing yucca alongside her husband. She sells her crop in the municipal market of the city of León. She comes down from the mountains to sell her crop. She took out the loan in order to plant yucca, and to buy the farming supplies needed for planting. The loan will enable her to buy tools and materials to plant more easily. She wants to expand her crop, in order to produce more and sell it in different kinds of markets.