A loan of $1,200 helped to purchase one cow for $700, one calf for $300 and fodder for $200.


Polad's story

Polad B. is a 46-year-old married man who lives with his two children in Khoshchobanli village in southern Azerbaijan. Polad went into business in the year 2000, when he bought his first cow and buffalo. Polad carefully raised both animals, and today the cow produces generous amounts of milk. Now he has decided to expand his business and better provide for his family by buying one grown milk cow, one calf and enough fodder to feed the calf while it is growing up. Polad estimates that the cost of the cow is $700, the calf $300 and the fodder $200.



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