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
Starting October 9, Aldermere Farm will host a three-week long session of Farm Hands, a free, experiential program for youth to practice haltering, grooming, and leading young calves.
The public is invited to join the Teen Ag Crew for a Harvest Celebration at Erickson Fields Sunday, September 16 from 2:004:00 pm.
The intersection of land conservation, sustainable agriculture, and community education will be the focus of this year’s Annual Meeting of KLCEA. Attendees will see first-hand the collaboration of many different partners working together to have a positive impact on the local community.
Fresh snow captures animal tracks, trails, and tunnels providing lessons untaught any other season. With its varied habitat of woods and field, Erickson Fields Preserve in Rockport offers hundreds of clues for the intrepid outdoorsman who knows what to look for.Read more.