Jason Huffman is the Senior Reporter for POLITICO Pro Agriculture.
Huffman joined POLITICO Pro in July 2013 after serving five years as the editor in chief of Food Chemical News. Previously he worked more than 17 years at United Communications Group, serving at the helm of more than a dozen award-winning information services, including those covering bank regulation, home health care and telecom. He started his journalism career by working about five years as a beat reporter for community newspapers in the Baltimore area.
Huffman grew up in a rural part of Pennsylvania, not far from the Maryland line, working summers for his grandfather and uncles in their respective hay, straw and fertilizer businesses. He is a Lycoming College graduate, married and has two children.