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A loan of $250 helped to pay for the purchase and insurance of a dairy cow.


Samwel's story

Samwel is aged 38 and a resident farmer of Litein town in South Rift Kenya. He has been in farming for over 12 years, producing tea and milk with the help of his two farmhands. His products are all sold in the local market. He is married with 6 children, all attending school, save for the last-born, aged 6 months.

Samwel has made a loan request amounting to 20,933 KES to purchase and insure a dairy cow. He says the income will improve his family standard of living and help in educating the children. He remains optimistic the business will grow and plans to request bigger loans in future.

Samwel points at poor infrastructure as the main farming challenge.



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