Mrs. Toch V. is a villager in Chrouy village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land where she cultivates rice. She is requesting a loan to buy fertilizers and pesticides to improve the rice field. Her husband, Mr. Nou Tum, is a fisherman and he uses the electric cow for transportation and to plow the field.
Mrs. Toch V. is 32 years old and the mother of three children, one of whom attends the local school; the others are too young to work or study.
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