Money making guide/Farming avantoe

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116,400 per instance
Farming avantoe
Profit per instanceFarming herbs.gif
Activity time
6 minutes
Minimum recurrence time
90 minutes
Effective profit
1,164,000 per hour
Skill requirementsQuest requirements

Farming 50
Magic 61 (Trollheim Teleport or troll stronghold teleport, 96 strongly recommended for Spellbook Swap)
Agility 47 recommended for shortcuts to Troll Stronghold

Item requirementsOther requirements
Tool leprechaun with a seed dibber, a spade, a rake, and some ultracompost
Experience gainedLocation
Farming 2,118Port Phasmatys, Falador, Catherby, Trollheim, Ardougne, Harmony Island, Hosidius, Weiss and Farming Guild herb patches
Inputs (11,280)Outputs (127,680)
8 × Avantoe seed 5.png Avantoe seed (4,840)8 × Ultracompost.png Ultracompost (6,440)70 × Grimy avantoe.png Grimy avantoe (127,680)
This guide assumes 8.8 herbs from each patch, thus 52 herbs. Your profit per hour may vary depending on the survival rate.

Farming grimy avantoe can be a very profitable way to spend a few minutes at a time. Magic secateurs help increase profits slightly due to the 10% boost to crop yield. Generally, good harvests yield 5-14 herbs, but the norm is five to eight herbs per patch, so players can expect an average of 6.5 herbs each patch. There is also a 10% chance herbs will succumb to disease and die.

Players should have five avantoe seeds, some runes, and a means of teleportation. Then, players can start their herb run at any herb patch withdrawing any additional supplies needed from the tool leprechaun. If players have access to the Lunar Spellbook from Lunar Diplomacy, Fertile Soil (83 Magic) can be used in lieu of ultracompost, but it will make the profit per patch 9,486, thus 47,430 total. Also, Spellbook Swap can be used to access the standard spellbook and Trollheim Teleport, but it requires 96 Magic and Dream Mentor.

After planting, a player can move onto the next patch in any order. An example of a herb run is provided below.

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