Forestry is a mod for Minecraft that adds many machines to farm many items in the game, as well as beekeeping.

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What is the perfect ratio of Stills to Fermenters?

Organic matter is the only way to power a secret robot base. Fermenters are used to create Biomass and Stills can turn that Biomass into more efficient Biofuel. The problem is, Stills are slower ...
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How do I upgrade an electrical engine?

The forestry wiki implies I can upgrade my electrical engine, but doesn't say how. What do I do with the electron tubes to upgrade the engine?
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What do the bee mutation pictures mean?

This first picture is from the Beealyzer. The picture is obviously supposed to represent the possible mutations, but I can barely see the picture let alone figure out what it means. This second ...
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What is the bee genetic heirarchy?

In minecraft forestry, using a beealyzer on a wild or bred bee allows me to see it's genes for things like lifespan, speed, fertility, etc. However, there is little documentation on what those genes ...
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Is it possible to automate the winding up of a Clockwork Engine?

The clockwork engines in the 1.5.2 version of Forestry provide essentially unlimited power at the cost of winding them with right-clicking. Is there any way to automate these, maybe with turtles or ...
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How to use the carpenter?

I'm trying to make a soldering iron using the carpenter, but it wont work as it keeps on showing "missing resources".My carpenter set-up using a BuildCraft sterling engine.My carpenter set-up using a ...
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Why do Buildcraft engines blow up even if cooled properly?

I have a Peat Bog and Turbary and I powered it using a fuel-powered Combustion Engine cooled with an Aqueous Accumulator, but I still wound up with a giant crater. What happened?
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How much fertilizer should I supply my multifarm with?

I'm trying to work out the rate at which my multifarm will consume fertilizer. The rate is listed as 30mU on the Forestry wiki, but it doesn't say over what period this amount is consumed. If I am ...
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What are the power requirements for a Carpenter?

The forestry wiki does not specify. Is a redstone engine sufficient?
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How do I get excess liquid out of a carpenter?

I want to craft something that requires water, but there is residual seed oil in my carpenter. How do I get it out?
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How to use the Carpenter from the Forestry mod?

I'm trying to craft a small circuit board with a carpenter. I've put a redstone engine next to it like this: And I have added the needed ingredients and recipe like this: But nothing is ...
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Can I break my apiarist's chest without my bees spilling?

I'm moving houses, and I want to move the apiarist's chest without things being spilled. How can I accomplish this? I cannot pick it up with the Gravity Gun.
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Can I make multifarms use normal dirt instead of Humus?

I have a multifarm. This is a picture of the boiler. In theory, it is supposed to be self-sustaining. The powered furnace turns the wood into charcoal and feeds it into the boiler. The boiler makes ...
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How do Forestry Bee Comb production chance work?

For example, Exotic bee has a 30% chance in the database to produce a Silky Comb, but the Edenic bee (one evolution up) only has a 20% chance. I also notice that they have differing production speeds ...
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How many solar panels do I need for a fully automatic Farm?

Using a Farm and a Combine I have a sweet automatic farm set up, which churns out wheat and bread. The only problem is I have to go and fuel the engines (Hobbyist steam engines) every now and again to ...
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How do you create seed oil in Minecraft Forestry 1.6?

I cannot figure how to extract oil from seeds in order to put it into a can.
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How do I set up an automated rubber farm?

What would be a simple setup for an automated rubber farm? I know there exists an automated treetap and a rubber farm block, but I've read the latter is deprecated. So, how do I set up such a farm?
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Minecraft forestry multiple arboretum multifarms cannot work at the same time

I have two of the largest size multifarms set up as arboretums to generate saplings for biofuel production. They are both set up correctly and have all resources piped in through thermal expansion ...
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Multi Farm and Peat Bog setup

I'm using a 3x3 MultiFarm and it works for the most part I think. But I left it idle and it seems to have glitched or my understanding is not correct. When it initially placed the bog earth, it left ...
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Can I move an Indexer, or its contents?

I want to move my bee indexer. Is there a way of doing so easily? Is there anything easier than piping bees through tesseracts or an ender chest? The gravity gun can't pick it up.
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Can my Worktable forget its recipes?

I have a Forestry Worktable that I have used before, but now I'm using it for other things. It currently has its entire memory for previous recipes full. I'm only using it at this time to make one ...
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How to access the multifarm GUI?

I've build a multifarm: However, when I right click the farm blocks no GUI appears... So how do I access it?
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How do I feed items into a multifarm?

I have a multifarm set up, and it has a pipe connector on the bottom. Immediately upon connecting a pipe, items were ejected. How can I connect a pipe to use as input only?
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Crash when trying to use a apiarist database

Some time ago, I used an apiarist database successfully without any errors. But now I crafted a new one and if it try to right-click with it I get the following error log: Minecraft has ...