A loan of $1,100 helped to rent land to plant more rice, buy fertilizer, and pay for plowing.

Soem's story

Soem K. is a 46-year-old married woman who earns an income by cultivating rice crops. She has been farming since 1979. Her husband works as a motor taxi driver in and around Kompong Cham province.

This family normally earns an average of $6 per day to cover their family’s daily living needs. They have six children, all of whom are single. Three of their children are employed in a garment factory in Phnom Penh City.

In order to earn extra profit, Soem K. is requesting a loan to rent her neighbor’s land in order to plant more rice crop, buy two sacks of fertilizer, and pay plowing cost.

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