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Most lucrative vegetables for Simoleans hints and tips for The Sims FreePlay

Most lucrative vegetables for Simoleans

I did the math. I made a whole chart showing how much you make for planting each veggie, NET, per hour. Wish I could post it here but the format doesn't work.

Of course you pay less for seeds at the grocery store. And your Sims make significantly more money when inspired - try to make sure your Sims are inspired before starting their gardening, always.

Peppers and Carrots make you most money per hour, but are labor-intensive. But good when you need some quick cash. Peppers nets an inspired Sim $480 an hour.

Corn is the next most lucrative veggie, netting an inspired Sim $276 an hour. But still pretty labor-intensive. What about when you need a few hours?

Well then, Lettuce, Watermelons, Potatoes and Zucchini are all reasonable choices. The shorter crops get you more money, but not if you don't make it back soon after they finish to start them again... So pick crops that match your timeframe.

Overnight? Garlic, Onions and Beans are all reasonable, with Garlic being the winner in profits. Eggplant is NOT profitable in comparison.

Losers to stay away from? Strawberries are the worst crop in terms of Simoleans, netting you a mere $2.33 per hour! Tomatoes and Pumpkins are also terrible choices. Eggplant and Spinach are bad buys as well. As long as you stay away from these things, you can be pretty profitable if you match your planting time with time away from the game.

One last tip. My boyfriend makes the mistake of planting onions in the afternoon and they finish in the middle of the night. Then in the morning, his Sims are all depleted and need taking care of again. If you get back to your Sims fairly promptly after planting, though, they should still be inspired through several planting cycles.

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Feb 14th 2012, ID#570 | REPORT
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Dec 3rd 2015 Guest
None of that works
ID #630624
Oct 26th 2015 Guest
How to get a preeteen because I'm a level 22
In the sims and I don't have one
ID #619976
Mar 14th 2016 eggjasalat
You have to bake a birthday cake, next select your toddler, touch the toddler and select *Have Birthday*

Hop it was helpful, add me on gamecenter: eggjasalat
ID #640242
Jun 29th 2015 butterfly30
I invite a friend that also used android phone and fb.when she accept my friend or neighbor request they tell it is not available here in the Philippines..what should I do?
ID #577517
Apr 15th 2015 Guest
My sim just needs to build the child's store I was happy till I looked at the price Why do they do that how are you gonna get 100,000 coins I want a baby y the cribs cost 6,000 WHY !
ID #543102
Feb 23rd 2015 Guest
ID #520400
Dec 14th 2014 Guest
I planted strawberries yesterday four times meaning four sims planted strawberries and I never got ay moneyed I that
ID #484827
Oct 24th 2014 Guest
Most of that is junk, go back to school your math is flawed.

ID #462323
Mar 14th 2016 eggjasalat
Chill, only thing wrong with the numbers is depending on how far you've come in the game you will earn different amounts of money from gardening
ID #640244
Sep 13th 2014 Guest
ID #447431
Jun 29th 2014 Guest
How much do beans make?
ID #408806
Apr 27th 2014 Guest
You get lp by going in the free ONLY WATCH VIDEOS or the party boat or racking up town value to 100,000 in which your daily reward is 1 LP
ID #379322
Apr 26th 2014 Guest
Onions would be the better option then beans for a tiny bit less and a whole 2 hours shorter you get pretty much the same money for the Onions...
ID #379095
Mar 26th 2014 Guest
Green beans are a better choice.... I'm honestly confused, why would you think Garlic earns you more? Was that a typo... ?
ID #368583
Jan 14th 2014 Guest
Wait, what? Garlic only makes ~400 in 8 hours a mere ~50 an hour! Go with beans.
ID #343879
Dec 22nd 2013 Guest
How do you get lp plz will someone help me ive hot zero lp and i desprately need some
ID #332373
Dec 9th 2013 Guest
can somebody tell me how and where to plant an eggplant? and can somebody tell me where to read an teenstar magazine and how? i can't get that goals finished. :(
ID #327307
Apr 26th 2015 Guest
For anyone still reading with the above problem, teen star magazing in a magazine stack for 600 in the living room section and eggplant in the garden in the oudoors section for 200
ID #548424
Nov 25th 2013 Guest
Guys if you get the plant you DO NOT get what it told you you would get ok?
That's why they have a big profit because you have a one in two chance of getting the rewards.
ID #321971
Oct 6th 2013 Guest
Ok idk what happened but when I planted spinach and then waited a whole day . When it finnaly finish I negotiated with the plant and it disappeared and I got no simoleons I was supposed to get 8,000 so please help please tell me I waited a whole day for nothing
ID #312977
Sep 16th 2015 Guest
If your plant turns into a sim-eating plant, after negiotating with it, the plant will disappear. You don't get any Simoleons at all.
ID #608920
Mar 29th 2013 Guest
One time I got spinach and I got 2,400 XP and 1,980 simoleons...then the second time it didn't work lol I have four people who have children; Maria and Justin Quinby: Preteen is Sophie; two toddlers, Braedyn and Breanna. Second Shay and Jeremy Mitchelle: Preteen is Bella; Toddler is Bailea. Third Leah and Dylan Anderson: Infants, Mason and Amelia. Four Franchesca and Harry Styles: Preteens, Isabella and Nicholas; Toddlers, Antonina and Celeste; Infant is Claire.

Took a lot of Life Style points lol. I am on lvl 33! Simoloens: about 74,000. LP: 42. It took a lot of time and patients. Many people don't like this game because of it takes too much time and basically forces you to pay money. I really like the sims so I bought a lot of Itunes and yeah.
ID #268360
Jan 6th 2013 felisha
i have found the onions to work well for me-keeps them busy overnight and is better money than the 8 or 9 hour plants i think.
ID #238587
Oct 12th 2012 Guest
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Sep 10th 2012 Guest
Thank you for this update but I do not need it anymore I have 3m simoleons and 21K of lifestyle points and my level is lvl 65
ID #184944
Sep 9th 2012 Guest
Me got big ? On my headXp
ID #184579
Jun 29th 2012 Guest
I got the update now I can't use any of the cheats for free unlimited money and lifestyle points.
If u have any tips on that plz post!
ID #158266
Jun 5th 2012 Guest
Yes I need lp point cheat for The new update I want the lp houses all of the lp houses

ID #149302
Jun 2nd 2012 Guest
Very good thanks Smile However strawberries do give you good xp
ID #147877
May 10th 2012 Guest
nice! but what should i plant when i'm playing the for 1 hour
ID #140881
May 3rd 2012 Guest
You saved me hours of time thanks
ID #139093
Apr 28th 2012 Guest
I like love you now you made me 30 thousand simoleons and now i can get a mansion yay!!!!!! ThanxSmile
ID #137526
Apr 10th 2012 Guest
This helped me a lot! Your hard work payed off Smile thank you~
ID #131737
Mar 31st 2012 Guest
Thanks! All though you didn't compare price of seeds to money made...
ID #128018