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Total loan: $800
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German Nicolas

Ecuador
Ventanas, Ecuador / Farming

A loan of $800 helped to buy compost, insecticides, fertilizers, urea, and fungicides.


German Nicolas's story

Germán Nicolas is 22 years old and in a common-law relationship. He lives with his wife in Mocache, which is in Los Ríos Province.

Germán is a member of the Communal Bank "Victoria", which is located in the neighborhood of Pantana in the canton of Ventanas. The members are farm workers and livestock breeders.

Germán Nicolas is a farmer who grows corn. He is requesting a loan in order to buy farming supplies that he needs such as compost, insecticides, fertilizers, urea, and fungicides. His purchases are conducted in Ventanas at the Franco commercial district. Germán dreams of buying a plot of land and improving in his business. The challenges he faces include dealing with crop diseases.

In his free time, Germán enjoys playing ball and looking after his crops.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: January 16, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: January 16, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose