A loan of $500 helped to buy seeds, fertilizers, manure, and plague controls, etc.


Juan Roberto's story

Juan, 51 years of age, has been dedicated to agriculture for various years. His principal crops are corn and beans. When his harvest is ready, it is stored in the granaries shown in the photograph, to later go to market. Juan is requesting a loan to purchase seeds, fertilizers, manure, plague controls, etc. This will enable him to have a better income and to offer his family a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Harold Dana Sims, PhD



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