Tomato Jos

Country  Nigeria
   
Beneficiaries              Smallholder farmers
   
Project Description  Tomato Jos is an agribusiness in Nigeria whose mission is to make tomato production a sustainable, profitable business for the smallholder farmers with whom they work. They empower smallholder farmers in three ways: (i) through a farming business and capacity building to help smallholder farmers grow and harvest crops more efficiently; (ii) by providing logistical and supply chain support and; (iii) through a food processing and packaging facility which prepares finished goods for distribution.
   
Legal Scope Sidley is providing assistance in drafting contracts with smallholder farmers; reviewing land contracts; drafting and reviewing investment related documents.  
   
Legal Team  Jeffrey S. Rothstein, Andrew W. Shoyer, Joshua T. Hofheimer, Chad Vance