Aldermere Farm, a landmark of midcoast Maine, is one of the world's premier breeders of Belted Galloway cattle. The 136-acre farm is owned and managed by Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a statewide land conservation organization dedicated to protecting the scenic beauty, outdoor recreational opportunities, ecological diversity, and working landscapes of the Maine coast. The Trust maintains Aldermere as a working farm and educational center, helping visitors deepen their appreciation for land conservation and sustainable agriculture.
Aldermere Farm News
- 4-H Member wins Oakhurst Essay Contest and Scholarship
How has your participation in 4-H helped you make a difference in your community, and how do you plan on using what have learned in 4-H in the future? *My name is Ellie Pendleton, and this is my fifth year... [read more]
- Beef Basics Workshop Weekend, July
Training and assisting new farmers in raising beef cattle is part of the work being done at Aldermere Farm. Mr. Albert Chatfield Jr. (original owner of Aldermere Farm) helped other farmers bring up their herds and worked to bring the... [read more]
- Artists, It Is Time To Register for the Aldermere Art Show!
The Aldermere Farm Art Show and Sale is coming up on Saturday August 9, so now is the time to register and submit an inventory list of artwork. See the attached file for more information about the Sale. Please print,... [read more]
Don’t miss your opportunity to visit MCHT’s Erickson Fields Preserve in Rockport and learn about all the new great activities happening there now. You will have an opportunity to tour the gardens, speak with the Teen Ag Crew (our teen... Read more.