A loan of $575 helped to buy fertilizers for his lemon crop, and feed for fattening his animals.

Luciano's story

Luciano is a 30-year-old father. He lives with his wife and their three children in one of the settlements that make up the farming district of Tambogrande, in Piura region.

The work he carries out is raising pigs and sheep. In addition, he farms and has one hectare of land planted in lemons that he harvests weekly. He has more than ten years in his business. His wife supports him in his work. Together they work hard to raise their family.

Luciano is applying for a loan of 1,500 nuevos soles that he intends to invest in the purchase of fertilizer for his lemon crop, in order to in this way achieve better production. In addition, he will buy feed for fattening his animals which will allow him to keep his business growing.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie

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