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Total loan: $1,000
Khashtarak village, Tavush Province, Armenia / Agriculture
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A loan helped to pay for four calves.
Valerik is a 59-year-old married woman. She lives with her husband, her son, daughter-in-law and two grandchildren in Khashtarak village. The family is actively involved in agricultural activities. Specifically, they have livestock including cows, calves, a pig, hens and bee colonies and a plot of agricultural land, where they grow wheat, potatoes, and fruit trees, selling the harvested products locally. Valerik has decided to purchase four calves and enlarge her farming business. This will increase the family income and, with the increased income, Valerik will provide better living conditions for her family.