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There are only a select few 20 year old girls out there who can say they've spent 17 summers of their childhood custom harvesting wheat for farmers throughout the U.S. I was barely 2 months old the first year I went along on the harvest run. We would start in Texas and work our way up into Alberta, Canada. I can honestly say it was the best way to grow up! I've spent over 4 years of my life on the wheat harvest and made so many wonderful memories.
These are only a few of the memories I was so lucky to experience growing up. The most important I learned from the wheat harvest is the hard work and dedication farmers have to their crops. I take such pride in the face I helped harvest the crops that feed the world.
- Leah Joy Johnson