The tooltip on the Tapper says, "Place on a maple, oak, pine or palm tree and wait for the reservoir to fill with product!"

When it says on, does it literally mean on the same square as the stump of the tree? Or do I need to place it in an immediately adjacent square? I've done the former, but after several days have seen no results. Am I doing something wrong?


You need to place the Tapper on the tree, and it needs to be on a fully grown tree (aka no stumps).

enter image description here

Prices and production time will vary based on the tree you attached it to, but it can take up to 8 days. I've included screenshots below showing the prices and production time of the different products (source), as well as an image showing the three different trees you can tap.

enter image description here

enter image description here

  • Can you keep the tapper on the same tree forever and will it just keep producing over and over and over? Does it matter what season it is?
    – FoxMcCloud
    Mar 8 '16 at 16:05
  • @ChaseC As far as I know it will produce forever. The different seasons don't matter as far as I know, but I have yet to tap in winter.
    – Wipqozn
    Mar 8 '16 at 19:56
  • 1
    They work in winter too. I've used them in winter.
    – Kyralessa
    Mar 9 '16 at 3:27
  • Worth noting that the game won't let you place not directly on the tree. Mar 9 '16 at 22:10

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.