Mrs. Srey O. is a farmer in Pour Ta Mouk Village in Takeo Province. She grows rice on a piece of land that she owns. Her husband, Mr. Yei Reth, raises ducks for the eggs. Since his poultry business is going well, he wants to expand it, so Mrs. Srey O. has decided to ask for a loan to buy 170 ducks for breeding.
Mrs. Srey O. is 42 years old and the mother of six children. One of her children works in a garment factory, four are enrolled in the local school, and the youngest one is too young to work or study.
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