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  1. As you can see, Since one of the last updates ( not the last one ), While farming, there is no rake visible tending the crops. I had hoped that it would come with the last updates as I see that Wurm devs had fixed/added some animations but I am still Air Farming with my fist. In the screenshot you can see my empty hand while farming, even equipping the rake does not help and the rake dissapears once you start farming which looks very out of touch.
  2. I think if you reworked the art some for the FSB's you could make them into chicken coops where you could put the chickens and they could graze like all the other animals and the eggs would appear the the coop's inventory. I think this would make the point of having chickens good and aesthetically appealing. If anything you could make them kind of the same concept as the bee hives, where you would make the coop on a grass tile, put a chicken inside with some food until it can graze (like bees do for honey) and the eggs would appear in the inventory and stay like honey does in the bee hives. This way you could make it to where the coop has eggs in the spring, summer, fall, but hibernates in the winter like the bees. Also you could make it have either animations of chicken by the coop or just chicken sounds coming from the coop like you have the buzzing from the bee hives to save on animation and processing power.
  3. Not sure if the powers that be would approve of such an activity, but considering the login art for our beloved Unlimited version has it's own pipe smoking adventurer, I started thinking about how pipe smoking could be implemented into the game just for continuity and giggles. Really, the concept is pretty straightforward and uses skills that are all already present and fleshed out. For example: Fine Carpentry: Craft your own pipe. It can be a single generic tool that always looks the same or perhaps add a few different varieties, much like the different types of meditation rugs in game. You could even go as far as needing to craft one of a few different stems, tenons, bowls, etc, to make one of several different designs once the constituent parts are assembled. Farming: Add Tobacco as a new farmable tile. I don't have any input on what difficulty it should have. And as you'll see later, it would be ideal for there to be a few different varieties, each with their own difficulties. Natural Substances or maybe Gardening: If different types of tobaccos are introduced, such as Burleys/Virginias/English/etc, then this allows for the mixing of tobaccos to create different blends. Being able to make different blends by adding different strains of leaf in different proportions is crucial to the next part of the new system WHICH IS: Affinities!: Allow the player, when smoking a particular blend out of their brand new 40ql fine tobacco pipe to receive an affinity for their efforts. Just like beverages, however there is no food or water bar to fill. Perhaps this is fine or perhaps a message should be displayed after consuming too much tobacco in one sitting to prevent the player from abusing the affinity system. For example "Your head swims and you've decided it's time to breathe some fresh air." or something similar to tell the player to cool it for a few minutes or an hour before puffing anymore. As I said above, I am aware that pipe smoking to many is considered to be "adult" or even "taboo" and as such I don't know that it has a place in Wurm Online, despite it's historical accuracy and authenticity. That being said, the thought just came to me one day and as I explored the idea, it seemed to be very doable within the game's preexisting mechanics and it sounded like a fun idea, so I thought I'd flesh the idea out some on the suggestions page. If for any reason this thread doesn't belong here or is breaking any rules including TOS, please let me know and it can be removed swiftly. Thanks, fellow Wurmians o/
  4. I was wondering if it's intended that you seem to sometimes get a critical success, if you'd call it that, when harvesting crops? I've had multiple instances (with 83.xx Farming), where I got 21 yield of easy crops like potato, or sugar beet. I'm uncertain whether or not those were fields that I never failed to tend at any growth stage, which is possible. It did strike me as odd though, because 21 is about double of a normal "good" harvest. Not complaining, but I'd rather not line in with the questionable moral of shutting up about something odd, and then winch when it gets "fixed" two years later
  5. This is irritating and would prefer this fix for the upcoming later version of Wurm and Wurm Unlimited. When using your Farming skill feature - Harvest and Re-Plant -> 3x3 or 5x5, farming goods are created into Piles of xxx. My issue is that when putting into food storage bin that should have shows the farming good and not "pile of xxx". This may seems like I am trying to take away Pile of xxx feature which can probably stack to 100 which not at what I am getting at. As I haven't got that far yet. But, I am really asking the developer to fix it where Piles of xxx get converted to individual in food storage bin. It doesn't make sense to view and withdraw pile of "1" farming good when it is actually 1 farming good in general. To me, this was unintended and over-sighted and hope that this can be fix for further triggering details minded Wurm players. Edited: I was confused with the installed mod so might have to retract this post. Fix: Depositing 1 farming good will convert "Pile of xxx" into individual farming good
  6. Crops needed on Xan

    Hello Everyone, I'm 3 days deep into Wurm for the first time and I'm well addicted. I have been trying to answer many of my questions by reading the wiki and forums but I have a specific one I'd like the community of Xan, specifically SW Xan to help with. I'm envisioning my character in Wurm being a farmer and builder. I've always loved these two aspects of mmorpg's. My question is, for a new player, what crops would be beneficial to start working on? I've seen the suggestions elsewhere of doing bulk clay, or mortar, or bricks, but I'm wondering what the players around me may need. My plan, after raising my skills some, was to start farming a good amount of cotton and wemp. I know these may not be the *most* in demand items, but I like the idea of them, that is, if there is any demand. Any insights you can share would be greatly appreciated. Thank you all.
  7. Okay this one is mainly for the benefit of Wurm Unlimited, and it's modders, but can also be used to effect in Wurm Online for both flavor on PvE servers and a minor driver of conflict on PvP servers. We are already able to distribute plants and minerals across the map at map creation, but there's a reason some crops grow in certain regions and that's because they find the conditions better there. However if you take that plant out of those conditions and plant it elsewhere it still grows the same. So what i'm suggesting that certain crops in certain regions get a +1 to yield, variables would be longitude and Latitude and Seasonal. Also if it is possible, have it so distance to water is a factor as well as altitude, however i'm not sure if either of these are possible. I'd also ask that this "crop map" be externalized so that it can be altered by Wurm Unlimited server admins (to create as harsh or bountiful a server as possible, with regional monopolies as/if needed) and the concept improved upon by WU modders.
  8. Okay i'm sure over the years there have been a hundred suggestions for this, but given the interest in farming on the suggestion forum lately and the number of long journeys in a row boat i'm making today i thought i'd give it a go. So lets start with the end product and work our way backwards. Fertilizer, or more specifically the medieval version of compost (were not talking about modern fertilizers so some of you may be disappointed with the small bonus to QL/yield i'm suggesting). Fertilizer or well rotted compost can be applied to a farmed tile to increase the QL of the crop while in the sprouting stage of growth (or the alternative is to apply at the halfway mark and have it effect yield, although personally i feel this might cause a balance issue which would need seriously looking at (might be a 3rd suggestion from me today that would possibly solve the issue)). The increase in crop QL should be between 5% to 15% depending on QL of fertilizer. I would suggest using a variant of the charcoal pile mechanics to create the fertilizer, in that Compost (and a variant of it Rich Compost) should be placed in a Trash Heap to decay, much like a charcoal pile decays into charcoal etc. Obviously this would require the decay rate of compost (in the Trash Heap) to me much reduced so that it doesn't decay away like all the other items in about an hour .... i would suggest 72 hrs real time might be a good time period for the decay process. Compost Compost is simply created by using an activated hand on an organic item, QL of compost dependent on QL of organic material, max QL of compost determined by Farming (or Gardening) skill. Rich Compost can be created by activating Blood Meal on Compost, Rich Compost would decay in 48hrs rather than 72hrs. QL of the Rich Compost would be the same as the QL of the compost used to create it. Blood Meal Blood meal is essentially finely ground dried blood (and other animal parts) and can be used to speed up the decay of compost. To make Blood Meal activate the grinding stone on a corpse. (Yay more ways to grind grinding and getting rid of corpses)
  9. Okay i've been doing a lot of farming recently and the disappointment i feel when having an inspiration roll while tending a field is what has led to this. Corn Dolly ( or whatever localized name you wish to give them as i'm sure every region/culture has a variation of this. Toys made from farm products, rare versions of which can be "found" when the inspiration hits you while tending a field. The normal version can be made with 1 cereal, 2 cut grass and a corn (there's an argument here to be made for roast corn to "simulate" a dried corn cob). Cereal (or roasted corn if used in the recipe) activated on a cut grass Initial QL based off either the cereal (unless the roasted corn was used in the recipe then i'd use the roasted corn for QL) Personally i don't think it needs a new dedicated skill, you can just use Toymaking. As an aside perhaps an alternative/addition is to find an archaeology piece .... not entirely sure i play WU at the moment and we havn't got that yet so i havn't looked into it in detail.
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  11. I saw someone request this elsewhere. I don't want to maintain Javassist/Hookmanager based mods so wrote the code and am putting it here. In addition to the code below, which handles sowing, you'd need to make something almost identical for the TileFieldBehaviour.class so raking is possible. All you need to do is copy the code and change the CtClass's path to reflect "com.wurmonline.server.behaviours.TileFieldBehaviour".
  12. Farm barrel is a tool to sow seeds over a square area of configurable size. You harvest crops directly into the barrel and it can hold a lot, probably more then you can carry. You never have to deal with where to put crops because your inventory only holds 100 items. You can only harvest ripe crops. I tried to maintain overall time required and skill-gained-per-time-spent from farming. I wanted to remove a lot of tedious clicking, dragging and sorting. :Required: Most recient tested version Ago's WurmServerModLauncher. :Install: *Get one of the archive releases and unpack it into the mods folder. The folder path should look something like this: ~Steam\SteamApps\common\Wurm Unlimited Dedicated Server\mods * Releases are at github: * Open the properties file and choose what options you want. a few notes: 1. Concerning the container-like-behaviour and item movement that goes on with this mod. I use this rather strange container-like setup in order to avoid having to do a bunch of bytecode changes to WU base container and item movement code. 2. the barrel rounds qualities down to the nearest whole number. (coding issue, let me know if there is a better way) 3. When the barrel's name changes it will deactivate it. If I can figure out how to make it stay active, I will. 4. I tried to make skill gain be uniform for all actions, just like yield. 5. There is a configure option to set the minimum action time. for default WU this is like 3s or 30 for mod's settings. If you have a server with a larger action speed multiplier, I have 10, you may want to use a smaller minimum time. 6. the only lasting effect this mod has is adding a new item, the seed barrel. Disabling it shouldn't do anything more then leave a missing item template behind. 7. To make things easier for me you can't work with seeds or crops in their normal item state. You'll need to empty the barrel into a bulk container and then, using the normal way, withdraw the items. 8. speed runes, woa, rare barrel, and rare action all speed up the action timer. Specifically: woa and runes are like normal, 10% speed reduction per item rarity level, 33% speed reduction per action rarity level. Sowing * Sow a square shaped area with seeds. Activate the barrel containing farm seed, use it on a dirt or farm tile, and choose sow from the menu. It will sow an area based on its configuration settings. * Each time a tile is sown the barrel's weight is reduced. If all of the seeds are used up the barrel's name will rename itself so it no longer has the custom crop tag. * sowing radius is configured with the configure action. The max radius this will support is 15 and that would make a 31x31 square. You can configure the max radius and at what skill levels those unlock in the properties file. You could easily set it up to say a max of 2, so a 5x5 area, at 90 skill if you wanted something more restrictive. Harvesting *Activate the barrel, use it on a ripe farm tile (there are two ripe stages), and choose "harvest" from the menu. You don't need a scythe to harvest grain with this mod. The normal harvest method will also be on the list for non-grain crops. My harvest is listed towards the bottom. I may rename the action to avoid confusion. Harvested crops go directly into the seed barrel and each time you harvest the barrel's weight will go up. If the barrel is empty and after the first harvest it's name will update with a custom naming tag. Basicly, you harvest crops with the barrel and then empty it into the appropriate bulk bin (food in FSB, all else in BSB). The empty action will transfer what is in the barrel into the bin all at once. Farm yield is different then default WU. The idea is to have a uniform yield per a farm action(sow, rake harvest). It's better explained here: Configure Open a r-click menu on the barrel (regardless of what is active) and there should be "configure" in the list. This will open a window that lets you set how large of a sow radius the barrel will use. There aren't any restrictions on settings here other then the max values supported. It's when a toon goes to sow that the skill checks, available seed, compatible tiles available....etc come into play. The supply value is how many seeds will be put in the barrel for the supply action. Supply Activate the barrel and use it on a crop (seed state or crop state) in a bulk container. In other words, target the crop inside a bulk container. It will transfer the lesser of the set supply quantity or the available crop count minus one. (I subtract one because I'm lazy; I don't have to deal with partial item nor deal with destroying the bulk item in the bin). The barrel will be renamed to have a custom tag for whatever the seed is inside it. The farm barrel automatically converts crops to their seed equivalent. If you click on a pumpkin it will put pumpkin seed in the barrel and reduce the pumpkin count in the bin all the while preserving the proper item counts for both seed and crop. You can only have one type of crop in the barrel at once (it's a code restriction problem, let me know if there is a better way). You can have seeds in a barrel and then target the same type of crop to fill it with more of the same seeds. You can also target seeds of the same crop type. Empty This will put the crops inside the barrel directly into the bulk container. The barrel will rename itself and remove the custom crop tag. Examine Works like the normal examine [16:14:30] A tool used to sow seed over an area. You can barely make out the signature of its maker, '.ac.'. [16:14:30] The barrel is set to sow a 1 square area and the supply amount is 50. It has 28 of sugar beet at 26 quality. [16:14:30] It could be improved with a log. I'm not sure about these: * Harvesting an area has an issue I'm not sure how to deal with. Crops don't get ripe at the same time always. I could make it so the harvest barrel only harvests ripe crops...idk * Raking an area could be done but it's likely the toon would often run out of stamina. I could extend the rake times for area rake to offset the times we'd wait for stamina regeneration...idk. * I'd like to figure out a way to harvest crops and put them directly into a harvest barrel that is inside a dragged vehicle. Likewise, it would be good if the same thing could be done for the seed barrel, sow with seeds that are in a barrel that's inside a dragged vehicle. source:
  13. for the first item, I'd like to have a plain and trimmed narrow stone archway. This would help make some of the interior rooms easier to separate without needing doors or huge open arches. The second item would be useful for farmers with large fields. Activate the seed spreader, and you can use it to sow your fields without having to activate every seed. would still be limited to 100 seed count.
  14. Since you can rune a scythe to improve your farming of grains, how about we add a Garden Glove for harvesting the rest? Then we could add runes to those.
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  17. I would like to suggest the ability to grow mushrooms in mines. A lot of large mines have open unused space, why not set up mushroom farms. This would allow players to grow there own mushrooms for healing covers, instead of having to forage for them randomly. You could crush the mushroom like Wemp and just spread it on the rock tile for planting. You could use the farm action to remove bugs and worms instead of weeds, or add some type of fertilizer.
  18. As some know, the newly implemented ability to craft runes and "imbue" them onto your tools, weapons, armor and other items has added another flavor of uniqueness to customizing the in-game items that we use on a daily basis. One such rune, the gold rune of Fo, increases the effect of tending fields (with a rake) and harvesting trees (with a sickle). I have logs that prove otherwise. Today I put on my farmer's hat and harvested about an 800 tile farm. Half of it was wemp, half of it was corn, and a 3 tile wide stripe of onion separated them. One of my alliance mates was kind enough to apply a gold rune of Fo to my supreme 90 ql rake, and off I went farming my fields. The event logs in the spoiler below have been significantly trimmed to make it easier on the human eyes to read. As a 98.30 farmer, I normally get 7-8 crops per yield by tending the fields once (right before I harvest the tile). I do not normally tend my fields on a daily basis, but if I did, my crops would yield up to 14, depending on the crop difficulty. For those that do not know, the event message you receive when you complete the "farm" action on a field dictates whether you succeeded or failed to increase your yield. They are: The field is tended. (You fail, no skill tick, and your yield will not increase). [13:38:45] The field is now tended. (You barely succeeded, like making a 1-20 ql item, you would get a skill tick) [13:38:40] The field looks better after your tending. (Marginal succes) [13:41:45] The field is now groomed. (You succeeded, 40-60 ql, NO skill ticks here). [13:40:47] The field is now nicely groomed. (You succeeded, 60+ ql, NO skill ticks here). From my own experience farming, the first three outcomes do not result in an increase in crop yield. The bottom two do. This is why I sometimes get 7 per harvest and most other tiles I get 8. With a 90 ql supreme rake and 98+ farming skill, it is rare that I get "failures" on easy crops like wemp and corn. Happens a little more often with onions, obviously. In these logs, you will see that every time I "groom" a field, I get 8 crops. If I don't "groom" the field, I get 7-8. This is the exact same yield that I was getting before this rune was put on my rake, so I am convinced it does not work.
  19. Hi, It would be SO very nice if crops ripened at the same time. Currently, it takes me 3 real life days to harvest 108 fields, all of which were planted at the same time, well at least within the same hour or so. I find this incredibly annoying, as no doubt most farmers do. Surely this would not be a difficult thing to fix? It would make the life of farmers a whole lot better. And it would be a small compensation for them not having the chance to receive anything at all when they have a "moment of inspiration" when farming, harvesting, sowing, etc.... Thank you, in advance, fellow players, for your support on this one - and to the Devs, IF they listen... Cheers, Baloo
  20. Since we will soon :-) have cabbage to grow, why not have saurkraut too, and perhaps other vegetables could be pickled? Maybe even make cabbage and other leafy vegetables unbinnable, but capable of preservation and storage by pickling.
  21. When you have a scythe activated and use it to harvest crops that don't have to be harvested with a scythe (not grains), you get no scythe skill (expected, because harvesting with rake doesn't give rake skill), BUT you do get damage on the scythe, which is unexpected, because a rake doesn't take damage when harvesting. I think scythe should only take damage on the harvests that depend on scythe and give scythe skill. Steps to reproduce: activate a scythe, harvest crops that are not barley/oat/rye/wheat.
  22. I was replanting a field while farming. I queued up 2 actions for sowing, and my remaining two actions for harvesting some fields. When the sowing actions finished, my character stopped, even though I had queued up the harvesting actions. I tried the inverse, which is sowing after harvesting, which worked fine. So, the bug is that you cannot queue up harvest actions after sowing.