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A loan of $1,000 helped to buy manure, urea, and liquid fertilizers to plant corn.

Oswaldo German's story

Oswaldo Germán, 40, is currently in a common-law marriage. He lives with his partner and the children in Ventanas Canton, Los Ríos Province. La Verdad Nos Hará Libres Communal Bank is located in Caimito Precinct in Ventanas Canton. This bank works in short-cycle agricultural labor growing corn, rice, beans, and soy.

Oswaldo Germán makes a living growing corn, rice, beans, and soy. He buys and sells his products in Ventanas.

He requested the loan to buy seeds, manure, urea, and liquid fertilizer for planting corn. The loan has helped him buy the fertilizer he needs for the planting and increase his income for the family's use.

His dream is to be able to buy plots of land to increase his plantings and his profits. In his free time he likes to play soccer and share a good time with his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall

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