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
“I am thrilled to assume the role of General Manager at Aldermere Farm and to continue the legacy of Aldermere’s prized Belted Galloway herd and as a place that is integral to the local community. I look forward to the opportunity to work with MCHT’s great team, and to managing the operations at Aldermere and also at our nearby Erickson Fields Preserve. It is an honor to do this work—supporting agricultural education initiatives and community programs that benefit local farmers and those who live here.” - Heidi Baker
The race will begin at 8 a.m., at Goodie’s Beach, on Rockport Harbor, and end at the top of Beech Hill. The route will extend through the new trails at Erickson Field.
MCHT is offering paid 9-month apprenticeships at Aldermere Farm and Erickson Fields. Each apprenticeship will provide a monthly stipend, benefits, shared housing, training and supervision.Read more.