Dawn of Man

Straw production in Dawn of Man

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

  • Hut
  • Storage hut
  • Granary
  • Stables
  • Metalsmith
  • Weaver
  • Outfitter
  • Workshop
  • Blacksmith
  • Warehouse
  • Roundhouse
  • Watchtower
  • Guard tower
  • Brewery
  • Watermill