A loan of $800 helped expand poultry business.


Benta's story

Benta is a 59-year-old mother of 8 living children. She lives with her husband in Nyamasaria Kisumu, Kenya. She is a poultry farmer, a venture she initiated in 2006. She keeps broilers, which grows fast (6 weeks) and are in high demand. She started her business with 100 chicks and now has 450. She sells mature broilers to hotels in town at US $4 a piece. She plans to expand the capacity of her poultry business by building an additional structure that can accommodate more chicks, buy chicken feed, and also employ 1 person to help her run the business. She has applied for US $800.



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