Ndaga lwabana Mayuge SSI 5066
Betty is a farmer and grows a variety of crops such as banana, beans and rice. She has 3 acres of land where she practices her farming .She sells items to traders who come direct to her gardens and buy in bulk or one item. She sells her bananas depending on the size of the bunch. Small bunch goes at 7000sh, the medium goes at 9000sh and the big size goes at 12,000sh. Betty makes good sells and these yield profit which helps her provide food and education for her children. She asks for a loan so that she can improve on the quality of her yields by adding fertilizers and clearing the gardens for next seasons planting and buy spray pump. She believes that this farming business can grow and in the future help her improve her standard of living.
Betty a mother of three, was born in Kaliro in Iganga district, she studied in Kaliro for primary school but dropped out in primary seven because education was not import for a girl child, Betty moved to Muyuge at her aunties home to help out with domestic work. She later got married and moved to her husband‘s home she started practicing farming in order to provide for her family.