StrudelCafe: Green Acres Guide

Green Acres is an unlockable game that consists of four different “farm” sections; Farm for crops, Barn for cows and sheep, Coop for birds, and the Orchard for trees, bees, and mushrooms!

Unlocking Each Section

Each part of the Green Acres game requires an ARPG memory to be completed to unlock it. When unlocked you will receive rewards that will help you get started! You need to complete each memory in order to unlock the next section.

  1. Unlock the Farm: ARPG MEMORY: Up On Green Acres
  2. Unlock the Barn: ARPG MEMORY: Barn Raising
  3. Unlock the Coop: ARPG MEMORY: Flew the Coop
  4. Unlock the Orchard: ARPG MEMORY: A Bushel and a Peck

Farm

Using the Farm

To Plant Seeds: Each starter pack comes with four starter seeds. To plant them, simply click on the seed bag in your "Inventory" panel click OK to confirm planting.

To Pull Up Crops: Click the "Manage Farm" button beside your plots. You can hover over each crop and click the red "X" to pull up a crop. You cannot remove a crop that has been watered during the current time slot.

To Water Plots: To water your plots, simply click on the plot image! The plot will turn a darker brown to signify that the plot has been watered.

To Harvest Plots: You'll know your plot is ready for harvest when the plot image changes to a dancing sprout!

To Purchase Seeds: This can be done from the Farmer's Market! Click the "Purchase Goods" tab, and input the quantity under the seeds you wish to purchase. To complete the purchase, click the "Purchase Selected Goods" button!

To Fertilize a Friend's Farm: Click on the bag of fertilizer icon at the top of your farm inventory. On the new page, provide the name of your friend who you would like to fertilize and submit! Your friend must have a farm and seeds planted. If they do not, you will be able to send your fertilizer to someone else instead. (Note, this can only be used once a day and will disappear once used until the following day. All site features run on EST.)

How do I find information on certain crops? You can check out the Site Item Catalogue to see their season, yield, etc!

There are also some special, secret seeds you can find while harvesting your crops!

Barn

Using the Barn

To Add Animals: Eligible barn animals will be shown on the right side of the barn in the Inventory section. To add one, click on them and click "OK" on the pop-up! To add a sheep, you own must shears and likewise to add a cow you must own a milker! To purchase the tool you did not pick with your memory, visit the Farmer's Market!

To Name Animals: Once you have added your animals, you can click on their name tag. This will take you to their info page where you can give them a unique name and description.

To Manage Your Barn: Click on "Manage Barn" right above your barn inventory.

  • To sort your animals: Simply drag and drop to the desired positions until you are satisfied with the ordering. When you exit barn management they will stay in that order! (Feature not available on mobile)
  • To remove an animal: Click on the red x in the upper right corner of the pet image. Removing a pet will reset your brushing progress on that pet, and if you replace that pet with another you will not be able to brush the new pet until the next brushing period.

To Brush Your Animal: To brush your animals, simply click on the animal image! The heart indicator will fill denoting that the animal has been brushed.

To Purchase Barn Animals: Vist Pippa's Pets to see what Barn animals are in stock. Locate the animal you wish to purchase, input a quantity, and press ENTER or click on the animal's image!

Note: Wishing Weeds need to be evolved into Counting Sheep through the ARPG memory Making A Wish before you can use them in your Barn.

To Gather Byproducts: You'll know your animal is ready for gathering when the colourful rainbow sparkles appear on top of the animal!

How do I find information on certain animals? You can check out the Green Acres Pet Catalogue to see their production, yield, etc!

Coop

Using the Coop

To Add Animals: Eligible coop animals will be shown on the right side of the coop in the Inventory section. To add one, click on them and click "OK" on the pop-up!

To Name Animals: Once you have added your animals, you can click on their name tag. This will take you to their info page where you can give them a unique name and description.

To Manage Your Coop: Click on "Manage Coop" right above your coop inventory.

  • To sort your animals: Simply drag and drop to the desired positions until you are satisfied with the ordering. When you exit coop management they will stay in that order! (Feature not available on mobile)
  • To remove an animal: Click on the red x in the upper right corner of the pet image. Removing a pet will reset your feeding progress on that pet, and if you replace that pet with another you will not be able to feed the new pet until the next feeding period.

To Feed Your Animal: To feed your animals, simply click on the animal image! The heart indicator will fill denoting that the animal has been fed.

To Purchase Coop Animals: Vist Pippa's Pets to see what Coop animals are in stock. Locate the animal you wish to purchase, input a quantity, and press ENTER or click on the animal's image!

To Gather Byproducts: You'll know your animal is ready for gathering when the colourful rainbow sparkles appear on top of the animal!

How do I find information on certain animals? You can check out the Green Acres Pet Catalogue to see their production, yield, etc!

Orchard

Trees and Mushrooms

To Add Trees/Mushrooms: Eligible seeds will be shown on the right side of the Orchard in the Inventory section. To add one, click on them and click "OK" on the pop-up!

To Purchase Saplings/Seeds: This can be done from the Farmer's Market! Simply locate the seeds you wish to purchase, input a quantity, and press ENTER or click on the seed image!

To Gather Byproducts: You'll know your trees/mushrooms are ready to harvest when their harvesting animation appears on the image! Trees will be animated, and the logs will have dancing mushrooms.

Note: Saplings can only be harvested once they have fully grown into trees.

To Remove Crops: Click the "Manage Orchard" button beside your plots. You can hover over each crop and click the red "X" to pull up a crop. You cannot remove a crop that has been watered during the current time slot.

Trees & Lumber: At the end of each season, your tree will die. However, you can harvest the dead tree for lumber. There may be an item that lets you harvest the tree for lumber before the season ends though ...

How do I find information on certain crops? You can check out the Site Item Catalogue to see their season, yield, etc!

There are also some special, secret saplings/spores you can find while harvesting your crops!

Bees

To Add Bees: Eligible bees will appear in the right side of the Orchard in the Inventory section. To add one, click on them and click "OK" on the pop-up! After that, you can add a flower to the box to produce a specific kind of honey.

To Remove Bees: Click the "Manage Orchard" button beside your plots. You can hover over each box and click the red "X" to pull up a crop. You cannot remove a bee that has been tended to during the current time slot.

To Tend To Bee Box: Simply click on the bee box! A small heart with appear beside the bee to indicate that it has been tended to.

To Gather Byproducts: You'll know your bee box is ready to harvest when the bee box is dripping with honey.

Note: Wildflower Honey comes from harvesting whatever seasonal flower is available via the farm!

How do I find information on certain bees? You can check out the Green Acres Pet Catalogue to see their bonuses, yield, etc!

Tending to Your Plots

You can tend to your plots up to 3 times a day. There will be a countdown underneath your plots indicating when you can tend to your plots next.

12:00 AM to 7:59AM EST

8:00 AM to 3:59 PM EST

4:00 PM to 11:59 PM EST

Need help converting times from EST to your time zone? Click here!

Upgrading Your Tools

After 500 clicks, you’ll be prompted to upgrade your tool to silver. After 2,000 clicks, you’ll be prompted to upgrade to gold. Silver tools will tend to a whole row, and gold will tend to all of your plots at once. Note: The watering can from the Farm and Orchard are shared!

For the Bee Hood and Log Mister, both can be upgraded after 1,000 harvests to Gold to tend to your entire row of Bee Boxes/Mushroom Logs!

Purchasing More Slots

Slots can be purchased in the Farmer's Market! If you have an upgrade available, it will be visible in the shop.

Farm/Barn/Coop Slots

For every 10 gathers, you’ll be eligible to purchase a new slot. The first slot will cost 1,000 crumbs, and each upgrade after will cost 1,000 more than the previous one.

Orchard Plots

Every 25 harvests you will be eligible to purchase a new orchard plot! For Bee Boxes and Mushroom Logs it is every 50 harvests. Each plot/box/log costs 10,000 crumbs.

Selling Byproducts

You've gathered some byproducts! Great, now move over to the Farmer's Market and sell your byproducts! To sell a byproduct, click the "Sell Goods" tab to open it. Input the quantity you'd like to sell in the box below the item image (you can sell multiple at one time), and click the "Sell Selected Goods" button at the bottom of the box.

What else can I use byproducts for? Byproducts may come in handy for quests, or trading to other users.

Reporting Bugs

If you experience any issues while playing Green Acres, please contact Jenbeary (dA) / Jenbear (Discord).


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