A loan of $900 helped to buy fertilizers and herbicides for his growing rice.


Mario's story

Mario is a married man with a child. He owns a farm where he plants and harvests rice to sell. He has managed farming for over five years. Mario’s income for every crop depends on the weather conditions. Sometimes, it is also depends on the farm inputs applied, like fertilizers.

Mario has been a member of ASKI and KIVA loan program for over three years, and he is now asking for a loan of PHP39,000 to buy fertilizers and herbicides that he will apply in growing rice. He hopes to get an abundant harvest out from it in the near future.



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: July 10, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: July 10, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)