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Total loan: $500
Battambang province, Moung Russey district, Battambang Province, Cambodia / Agriculture
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A loan helped To buy fertilizer for her farmland.
Theuy is fifty four years old and widowed. She lives in a village located in the Ratanak Mondul district, where crop farming is a common way to make a living. She has nine children, two of whom are dependent on her. Her daughter works as a housekeeper while her son works at a maize plantation. Theuy is a rice farmer, and this has been her primary business for twenty years. Theuy has been with VisionFund for four years, and she completely repaid her previous loans with VisionFund. Since 2007, the loans have helped her to ensure a regular income. She currently earns more than four U.S. dollars per day but she is able to save only US$1 each day. Theuy is now applying for another loan with VisionFund. She wants to buy fertilizer for her farmland. She hopes to produce more rice in order to improve her living conditions.