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Aldermere Farm

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

  • Visitor's Center Update
    The Aldermere Farm Visitor’s Center is open on Saturdays through October (open other days, weather permitting). Retail items, beef, and information about the farm are all available at the Visitor’s Center located near 20 Russell Ave., Rockport (look for the... [read more]
  • Teen Ag. Crew in its Fifth Year!
    MCHT’s Teen Agricultural Crew members have worked diligently since the spring with planting, maintaining, and harvesting crops for sale from Erickson Fields Preserve. Now in its fifth year, the Teen Ag. Crew program has an annual goal for sales to... [read more]
  • New Aldermere Farm Mug....Unveiled
    We are happy to announce the arrival of the new Aldermere Farm mug. The wrap image on the mug is the classic view of Aldermere Farm with Belties in the field near Lily Pond with the Camden Hills in the... [read more]

Featured Story

Christmas by the Sea's Beltie Holiday

The Beltie Holiday event is a fun and interactive family event taking place at Aldermere Farm as part of the Christmas by the Sea events in Camden and Rockport. Visit the Farm on Saturday, December 6th from 9am until noon... Read more.

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Upcoming Events

Annual Beltie Holiday - December 6

The Beltie Holiday event takes place at Aldermere Farm annually as part of Christmas by the Sea in Camden and Rockport. Children and adults are encouraged to come and have their picture taken with one of our Beltie calves and make a Beltie ornament. Aldermere staff will take the photo, but participants are encouraged to bring their own camera for more photos. There will be a couple of Belted Galloway calves available to pet and lots of craft activities. This event will be held from 9:00am - Noon.

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