TEGAL. Located at the residence of the head of the Bhakti Karya farmer group, Rumah Zakat is represented by the facilitator providing revolving loans to seven farmers of Banjaranyar for the purchase of agricultural fertilizer on Friday (22/9).
One of the problems of farmers including farmers in Hamlet Gayam is limited capital to cultivate rice fields. Not a few of them must stop “to be farmers” because of the capital that does not exist. While some others still survive even though the capital to process it by way of debt. Including indebtedness to get fertilizer which price difference per bag up to Rp 55.000
From these conditions, M Miska as the facilitator together with the head of the farmer group and the head of the local RT and several farmers initiated the establishment of a farmer cooperative which is a subsidiary of the Farm House program to provide loans for the purchase of fertilizer without interest.
“If Rumah Zakat makes a loan program without interest, I am sure this program will be very” loved “by farmers because for the farmers, fertilizer is an inevitable requirement. Insha Allah this program will help the farmers,” said Pak Dulhadi as group chairman farmer when the facilitator to his residence.