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Cider farm
Cider farm
Building details
Cost Gold coins 100 · Wood 5 · Tools 1
Maintenance Maintenance cost 15 (Inactive: Maintenance cost 5)
Prerequisites Peasant 60 Peasants
Fields Field icon 4 Orchards (4 x 3)
Field cost Gold coins 25 per field
Produces Cider Cider
Production 1.5 tons / minute
Size 3 x 3
Icon Cider
Orchards require adequate Fertility.
Produces Cider.

The Cider farm is an Occidental Farm building that produces Cider, which required to satisfy the Need for Drink of all Occidental Inhabitants. Orchards will only produce Cider on islands with the requisite Fertility, which only appears on northern islands. Cider seeds can be purchased from Lord Richard Northburgh and planted on any northern island that has a customizable resource.


Cost: Gold coins 100 + Gold coins 100 • Wood 5 • Tools 1
Maintenance: Maintenance cost 15
= Cider
Cider farm
+ Field icon
4x Orchard

The production chain for producing Cider consists of a single Cider farm with 4 Orchards. Each Orchard costs 25 Gold coins to build, bringing the total cost of the production chain to 200 Gold coins. For efficient layouts, see Production layouts.

One Cider farm can support the following number of inhabitants.

Cider Consumption
People Houses
Beggars 300 500 1
Peasant 440 341 42.6
Citizen 440 341 22.7
Patricians 230 652 26.1
Nobleman 130 1154 28.8


  1. Data obtained from the game using ToolOne. Consumption rates are per 100 Inhabitants.
  2. The number of Inhabitants that can be satisfied with the output of one Production building.