Victory Gardeners’ Ivan Tomato Rescue Project is trying to save the food chain one tomato at a time. The Ivan tomato has been grown in the Missouri River bottoms for generations and now the family that has always consider this their heritage tomato is no longer in farming. We are going to save this tomato from certain extinction. Through the use of crowd funding we will bring this tomato to market and continue it’s legacy.
The tomato has a very high yield, is resistant to Missouri’s molds, heat and droughts. It has an old fashion tomato taste with a strong flavor with dense tasty meat. It is an indeterminate with a 85 day yield.
Victory Gardeners give 10% of all sales to help support centers for treatment of stress related illness including PTSD, with an eye for agricultural therapy.