Tomato Jos is an African agricultural production company that believes in the power of farming and processing local food products for local consumption.
Tomato Jos is focused solely on primary production of tomatoes, soya, and maize to connecting local farmers to domestic consumers.
Tomato Jos was founded in 2014 by Mira Mehta and Shane Kiernan. the company is headquartered in Kaduna, Kaduna, Nigeria.
Tomato Jos currently directly supports over 70 smallholder farmers across three growing cycles. Growth plans include the installation of a drip irrigation system and a processing plant that can produce 24 tons of finished product per day.
Tomato Jos is backed by Goodwell Investments, Acumen Capital Partners, VestedWorld and others. The company raised €3.9M ($4.2M) in a Series A round on May 19, 2020. This brings Tomato Jos' total funding to $6.4M to date.