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What a difference a week makes

What a difference 10 days can make.

Marnie and I drove from Fort Frances to Calgary on the long weekend in May, returning 10 days later. It was a great trip having never crossed the Prairies at this time of year.

We wondered what the vast fields of grain would look like.

We have seen them in bloom, with vibrant fluorescent yellow canola flowers and blue flax flowers bordered by deep green fields of wheat and soybeans. We also have seen the fields being harvested all a golden brown in the fall.

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