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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

  • Fair Season Results (so far)
    Skowhegan State Fair August 7-16: Grand Champion Bull- Aldermere Arlington Union Fair August 16-23: Reserve Champion Bull - Aldermere Arlington, Reserve Champion Heifer- Aldermere Amazement Union Fair Youth Auction- youth in the area sold $20,000 in steers and lambs! Windsor... [read more]
  • Visitor's Center Stays Open Through September
    The Aldermere Farm Visitor’s Center is open through the end of September, but on a limited schedule. Retail items, beef, and information about the farm are all available at the Visitor’s Center located near 20 Russell Ave., Rockport (look for... [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]

Featured Story

Great Maine Outdoor Weekend Event at Aldermere Farm

Hike the Aldermere Farm trails with a guide on Friday September 26 at 4pm as part of the many events during the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend. Please RSVP to 236-2739 or jlucas@mcht.org by Thursday Sept. 25. Once you RSVP, you... Read more.

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Upcoming Events

Oct 28 - Nov 5 Fryeburg Fair
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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