Farmer (NPC)

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The subject of this article is from the NEXT update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 28 October, 2018.
Disambig.png This article is about the NEXT version of the Farmer. For the Atlas Rises version, see Farmer (Atlas).

The Farmer is a type of NPC character.

Summary[edit | edit source]

The Farmer is a hireable Gek NPC character and is the mission-giver of the Agricultural Research mission. They can be found in Gek systems, but can also randomly be found in systems controlled by other species.

Example of a Farmer at their terminal.

Requirements[edit | edit source]

Before hiring a Farmer, there are the following requirements:

  • A Habitable Base must be claimed.
  • An Overseer, Scientist and Armourer hired and having needed to progress far enough to unlock the Agricultural Terminal blueprint.
  • An Agricultural Terminal needs to be constructed and placed in a cubical/square room.

Blueprints[edit | edit source]

The Farmer gives the following blueprints in order:

Additional information[edit | edit source]

  • After completing their mission, the player may give 50 of a random plant to the Farmer for a reward of a random Artifact once per day.

Release history[edit | edit source]

  • Pathfinder - Added as a hirable NPC.
  • Atlas Rises - Most of the farm-related plants were renamed and certain tasks changed.
  • NEXT 1.64 - Fixed an issue where players could fail to be given the blueprints for Hydroponic Trays. Fixed an issue where players could fail to be given the blueprints for the plants required by the Farmer.