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Felipe

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Santo Tomás - Cutervo - Cajamarca, Cajamarca, Peru / Agriculture

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A loan helped to maintain 1.5 hectares of coffee production, and with it assure greater and better production for the 2015 season.


Felipe's story

Felipe is 53 years old. He has a stable home along with his wife and adult daughter. He lives in his own one-floor home made of rustic materials. Felipe and his wife were born in the village of El Pueblo. They live in family harmony and get along well with members of their village. He lives in the rural part of the village El Pueblo in the district of Santo Tomás. He lives in a community mostly dedicated to agriculture and livestock. His home has water service. Said district is located in the province of Cutervo, region of Cajamarca, in the northern mountains of Perú. The business that Felipe carries out is coffee farming, counting to date 1.5 hectares. The plantation, of Catimor variety, is three years old. It is in its first year of production and for 2015 it will be in its second year of production. He has his own agricultural land where the plot of coffee is, a business he has carried out for three years in the village of El Pueblo in the district of Santo Tomás. He has experience in the field of coffee growing, a product that he sells in the district of Santo Tomás to buyers of the region. Additionally Felipe works in livestock, raising sheep, and also the farming of grain products. He carries all of this out on his own land in the village of El Pueblo in the district of Santo Tomás. The purpose of the loan will be to maintain 1.5 hectares of coffee production, and with it assure greater and better production for the 2015 season with the end to obtain better income to be able to improve his quality of life and that of his family.