Straw is obtained by harvesting cereals. It acts both as a building material and as a fodder for animals.
Straw is an extremely useful resource in Dawn of Man. It is necessary to feed your domestic animals in the stables and also to build a wide variety of structures from the Neolithic Age.
Getting a straw shortage problem is common, especially if you see a fast increase in the number of animals in your village.
Fixing straw shortage
The best tip for dealing with a straw shortage problem is to favor the planting of barley for your crops.
At the base, planted cereals produce 1 grain and 1 straw, but barley has the particularity of having a 50% chance of producing extra straw.
Buildings that require straw
- Storage hut
- Guard tower