A loan of $875 helped to purchase hen manure and potato seeds.

Javier's story

Javier was born in the community of Minas Pampa in the province of Tiraque of the Department of Cochabamba. He currently lives in his community with his family, his wife and six young children. The description of his home would be that it is made out of mud with a tiled roof and mud plastering. The home assessment would be that it is practically rustic. The client's community is 4 km to the east of the town of Tiraque. The main economic activity is agriculture which produces root vegetables and cereals. The production is seasonal in the high zones of the high valley. The loan Javier is requesting is to purchase hen manure and potato seeds. The client has an interest in increasing his income in the next years. The agricultural workload is undertaken by the whole family and in some cases with the help of neighbors for the sowing and the harvest, the cultural labor is done by the family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ariadna Rico

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