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 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]
- 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]
Along with Aaron Englander (the new Erickson Fields Program Manager) (right), the Erickson Fields Summer Intern Joshua Lipkowitz (left), who is a graduate student at Antioch University New England, has brought a great amount of energy, enthusiasm, and expertise to... Read more.