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
- Kids Can Grow Program Starts in April- Sign up now!
Maine Coast Heritage Trust is holding the popular Kids Can Grow program again this year and registration is open for up to ten families. This series of six “hands on” gardening classes will be held in the community garden at... [read more]
- Agricultural Poster Contest Promotes Local Agriculture
It is that time again for the annual Agricultural Poster Contest for third through twelfth grades students in the five towns. We are happy to announce that this is the tenth year of the contest and we have had hundreds... [read more]
- Aldermere Farm's 4-H Club Donates Beef to Local Food Pantry
ROCKPORT - In April 2013 the Aldermere Achievers, the farm’s 4-H Club, attended the National Belted Galloway Sale and Youth Show in Fryeburg. At the sale they purchased two Belted Galloway cows that helped start the 4-H meat program they... [read more]
The annual open house event at Aldermere Farm is just around the corner! Calf Unveiling Day (CUD) Saturday May 10th, from 10am to 3pm. Aldermere Farm not only holds this event to show off the baby Belties to the community,... Read more.