A loan of $700 helped to purchase and insure a dairy cow.


Reuben's story

Reuben is aged 35 and married with two children. He has a mixed farm in Kitale town, western Kenya, where he produces milk and grows maize and beans. He has been farming for twelve years now and sells his produce locally. He is also a mason.


With a loan of 62,400 KES, he intends to purchase and insure a dairy cow. He hopes that he will be able to purchase a quality dairy cow which will produce enough milk for domestic sale and family consumption. He faces the challenge of the fluctuation in market prices for farm produce and the lack of enough animal feed.


The extra income from this loan will enable him to afford a better life for his family.



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