Patricia “P.J.” Huffstutter
Agribusiness Reporter at Reuters News
Writing a book about the farm debt crisis in rural America.
P.J. Huffstutter is a reporter with Reuters News, where she has spent nearly a decade covering the U.S. farm economy, agricultural commodity markets and global trade. Prior to that, she was a national correspondent and the Midwest bureau chief for the Los Angeles Times, where she covered a wide swath of stories ranging from Hurricane Katrina to a narrative series about the Great Recession. During her fellowship, she will be researching the health of U.S. rural economies and building databases to track agricultural financing patterns.
Peng “Fion” Chen
Working with P.J. Huffstutter to build a unique, searchable database of farm debt and loan defaults across America.