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Total loan: $1,200
Ventanas, Los Ríos Province, Ecuador / Agriculture
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A loan helped to buy seeds, organic fertilizers and chemicals.
Melba Priscila's story
Melba is 34 years old and has a daughter and a partner. She lives with them in the the city of Ventanas in the Los Ríos province. She’s a member of the “Anchoveta” communal bank located in Pechinche Parish, Anchoveta Recinto, belonging to Pueblo Viejo Canton; the members work in agriculture and animal husbandry. Melba works in agriculture growing corn, rice and beans. She’s asking for the loan to buy seeds, organic fertilizers and chemicals. With the help of the loan she will be able to buy what she needs for sowing her crops. Her purchases and sales take place in Ventanas and the challenges she faces are pests and diseases in the crops, as well as competition. Her dream is to have her own food business since there are no places to eat in the area where she lives. In her free time she likes doing sport and resting because her work is very hard.