Two years ago I was in a course that required “service hours.” There are numerous volunteer opportunities in Missoula and … Continue reading The Chickens’ New Home
The UM FLAT crew is happy to welcome long brighter days and natural signs of springtime. We have many accomplishments … Continue reading Springtime Festivities
Did you know that some trees secrete a toxin that prevents other plants from growing around them? Or that some … Continue reading The Wonders of Woodworking
It’s cold outside, our gardens are buried deep in snow, and our pellet stoves are lit. At the FLAT, … Continue reading Cold Days and Big Plans
We have had visitors of all sizes around the FLAT this year, from wriggly-worms to awkward teenage chickens. We’ve welcomed student … Continue reading Beyond UM: The FLAT Goes Back to Pre-school
As students once again fill the arteries of the University of Montana, a sense of excitement and a tinge of trepidation permeate the air. The emotional current seeps into the institutional brick and settles on waxed floors. Continue reading Something in the air
Earth Week was a busy time all across Missoula, and the UM FLAT celebrated with a volunteer work day and … Continue reading Earth Day Work Day and BBQ!