A loan helped to buy more farming inputs to improve the quality of production.


Mercy's story

Mercy is a married woman. She has four children. She describes herself to be honest and ambitious. She operates a farm where she sells potatoes, maize, peas and other farm output. She has been involved in this business for three years. Her business is located in a fertile area and her primary customers are locals. She describes her biggest business challenge to be inadequate working capital.

She will use the KES 40,000 loan to buy more farming inputs to improve the quality of production. This is her fourth loan with SMEP Microfinance Bank. Her previous loans were repaid successfully. She will use the anticipated profits to pay school fees.


This loan is special because:

It increases agricultural production capacity of Kenyan farmers.



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