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Greenhouse Guide: How To Build & Resources

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Greenhouse Guide in Starfield. Learn how to build a Greenhouse, why it is not showing up, how to choose the planet, the Commercial Version, and more!

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Animal Husbandry Facility Guide: How To Build & Resources

Why Is It Not Showing Up?

Make Sure You're Meeting Prerequisite

If the Greenhouse does not show up when you're in builder mode, double-check if you're meeting all the prerequisites to build the facility as it will not show unless you meet the requirement.

Greenhouse Prerequisite

  1. Research & Skill Requirement
    - Horticulture 1, Outpost Engineering, Botany
  2. Find a planet with plants (Flora)
  3. Scan the plants you want to farm to 100% (Check what resource they will produce by scanning)

Research & Skill Requirement

Skills Required
Botany (Rank 1)
Outpost Engineering (Rank 1)
Research Required
Horticulture 1

Find A Planet With Plants (Flora)

Make sure the planet you're planning to farm on has at least 1 Flora. To access this information simply go to the map and place the cursor over the planet. Then check the number next to the Flora to see how many species of plants are there on the planet.

Scan The Plants You Want To Farm To 100%

Make sure to scan the plants you want to farm all the way to 100% and check that the plant is "Outpost Production Allowed". You can check what resources they will produce by scanning them.

How To Build

Set Up Outpost

To build a Greenhouse, you must first make an Outpost Beacon. This will enable you to create in nearby areas.

Required Items

1Reactive Gauge
2Adaptive Frame

How To Build Greenhouse

Once you set up an Outpost you will be able to select and build Greenhouse. If the Greenhouse isn't showing up double-check if you have met the prerequisites.

1Build the greenhouse once you have met the requirements. You can also build a Solar Array next to it to power it up.
*There is a commercial version of Greenhouse which is overall superior.
2You can view the resources needed to harvest materials in the console located outside the door of the Greenhouse.
3Build a Water Extractor and Storage - Liquid next to the Greenhouse to continuously supply it with water.
4Add a solid storage and connect it to the Greenhouse to store items.
5You can wait to pass the time for the storage to be filled up with materials.

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