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Jenny Schlecht

April 23, 2020
Carefully rolled and discarded wire stored in the tree rows decades earlier is a remnant of the Great Depression mindset. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
The Sorting Pen: Survival skills honed in hard times still evident in the tree rows
April 23, 2020 - 6:00am
February 25, 2020
A box of tissues has been the constant companion of Jenny Schlecht's family during the winter. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
The Sorting Pen: Sometimes, we need antibiotics
February 25, 2020 - 7:00am
January 16, 2020
Moline advertised their Universal tractor in the May 3, 1918, issue of Country Gentleman magazine. While there was some public outrage against tractors, their clear benefits won people over fairly quickly. Public domain photo
The Sorting Pen: Will GMO outrage fade like tractor outrage did?
January 16, 2020 - 7:00am
January 3, 2020
Jenny Schlecht's great-grandfather developed a horse breeding program at his farm in northwestern North Dakota. Knutson family photo
The Sorting Pen: Remembering the immigrant farmers who came before us
January 3, 2020 - 6:00am
December 15, 2019
Schlecht: Dreaming of a brown Christmas … and winter
December 15, 2019 - 4:54pm
December 1, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
Schlecht: Never surrender when farm times are tough
December 1, 2019 - 5:49pm
August 2, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: Can you find balance on a family farm?
August 2, 2019 - 6:00am
July 19, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: Friendship can bridge the rural-urban gap
July 19, 2019 - 6:00am
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The Sorting Pen: Learning the ag history of the region through biography
June 19, 2019 - 6:00am
June 5, 2019
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The Sorting Pen: Don’t dump your junk in the country
June 5, 2019 - 6:00am
May 24, 2019
Be thankful for the early generations on the farm. Shown, from left, are four generations on the Schlecht farm in 2016: Marlowe, Reanna, Gideon, Kennedy and Brandon Schlecht. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
The Sorting Pen: Be thankful for the earlier generations on your farm
May 24, 2019 - 6:00am
May 11, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: The ‘lifestyle’ of farming can be draining. Let’s talk about it
May 11, 2019 - 6:00am
April 21, 2019
Jenny Schlecht, left, receives her Annie's Project diploma from Alicia Harstad, North Dakota State University Extension agent for Stutsman County.
Column: Who needs Annie’s Project? All farm women
April 21, 2019 - 10:25pm
April 6, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
Schlecht: The humbling nature of a splat in manure
April 6, 2019 - 1:30pm
March 7, 2019
A pot of knoephla soup simmers.
Schlecht: There’s no place for secret family recipes in the Upper Midwest
March 7, 2019 - 7:51pm