A loan helped to weed, prune, and buy organic fertilizers for his cacao field.

Segundo Manuel's story

Segundo, age 44, lives with his children in the village of Nuevo Barranquita, San José de Sisa, San Martin, Perú. He works growing cacao, which he sells in the same area. He diversifies his income by growing corn.

Segundo will invest the loan in weeding, pruning, and buying organic fertilizers for his cacao field. This will increase and improve his production for future harvests, generating income that will permit him to expand his business and to offer his children a quality education.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Joann S.

This loan is special because:

It supports lucrative and sustainable livelihoods for organic farmers.

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