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A loan of $1,000 helped to buy farming supplies.


Edgardo's story

Edgardo is 45 years old and lives on a small parcel of land with his wife and two children who attend school. They are also learning the family business. Edgardo raises and sells cattle. He also raises corn, beans, and sugar cane that he uses to make sugar and different drinks. He sells the basic grains to different grain suppliers, stores, and markets and it’s very stable work. Edgardo wants to increase his earnings and improve his business, so he is asking for this loan through INTEGRAL, to buy seeds, pesticides, compost and tools to plant his crops. He also wants to buy more livestock.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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