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A loan of $400 helped to buy fertilizer and pesticides.

Mamerto's story

Mamerto is a farmer from Ubay, Bohol. He has been in the rice farming business more than 20 years now. This is the source of his income.

Mamerto needs a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides. With this, he will be able to improve the harvest from his farm.

Mamerto hopes to improve his farming business in the future and save money for the schooling of his children.

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