"mf" redirects here. For the quest, see Monk's Friend.
For other uses, see Master Farmer (disambiguation).

A Master Farmer is a farmer who cannot be attacked and can only be acted on by pickpocketing. It takes level 38 Thieving to pickpocket them. If the theft is successful, then the player will receive 43 Thieving experience and a random seed or seeds, excluding tree and fruit tree seeds. If the theft attempt fails, then the player is stunned for three seconds and takes damage depending on current life points, from 30 up to 250 life points.

After a theft attempt from a Master Farmer, the player will be unable to buy seeds from Olivia, a seed seller who is in Draynor Village market, for the next fifteen minutes. One way to overcome this is to have a vial of stench (a), a reward from A guild of our own, one of the Thieving Guild capers.

A player with level 39 Thieving can gain around 20,000 experience an hour from thieving master farmers.


Master farmers can be found:

Notable Master Farmers

  • Martin the Master Gardener - Found in Draynor. He wears the Farming skillcape, and can be pickpocketed. He requires a right-click to pickpocket, so it is advised to pick the other Master Farmer near him, however Martin can be trapped in the pig pen so is optional if you don't want to follow the Master Farmers around. He is also the starting point of A Fairy Tale Part I quest.
  • The Master Farmer located in North East Ardougne can be looted twice in one attempt, by trapping him in the farmer trade shop and cornering him and clicking your cursor consecutively. After about 5–6 minutes of this, he will respawn outside of the shop. Getting him into the trade shop is extremely hard doing it solo, but can be easily done with 2-3 people.
  • The Master Farmer in Draynor Village can be easily stuck behind Diango's Toy Store with fences.

Multiple Steals

Multiplier Thieving Agility
Double 48 38
Triple 58 48
Quadruple 68 58

Seed drops


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Potato seed 5Potato seed1–3Common244–732
Onion seed 5Onion seed1–3Common242–726
Cabbage seed 5Cabbage seed1–3Common207–621
Tomato seed 5Tomato seed1–2Common204–408
Sweetcorn seed 5Sweetcorn seed1–2Common298–596
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1Uncommon1,075
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1Rare3,590


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Barley seed 5Barley seed1–4Common83–332
Hammerstone seed 5Hammerstone seed1–3Common70–210
Asgarnian seed 5Asgarnian seed1–2Common83–166
Jute seed 5Jute seed1–3Common79–237
Yanillian seed 5Yanillian seed1–2Uncommon96–192
Krandorian seed 5Krandorian seed1Uncommon101
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed1Rare189


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Redberry seed 5Redberry seed1Common77
Cadavaberry seed 5Cadavaberry seed1Common99
Dwellberry seed 5Dwellberry seed1Uncommon64
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed1Uncommon79
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed1Uncommon136
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Uncommon302


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Marigold seed 5Marigold seed1Common318
Rosemary seed 5Rosemary seed1Common408
Nasturtium seed 5Nasturtium seed1Common224
Woad seed 5Woad seed1Common414
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed1Uncommon5,207


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Guam seed 5Guam seed1Uncommon176
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed1Common179
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed1Common137
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed1Common196
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed1Rare976
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed1Rare9,872
Irit seed 5Irit seed1Rare1,018
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed1Very rare375
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed1Very rare12,857
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed1Very rare293
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed1Very rare1,438
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed1Very rare726
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Very rare822
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare540
Fellstalk seed 5Fellstalk seed1Very rare725


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore1Rare1,768
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1Rare1,007
Morchella mushroom spore 5Morchella mushroom spore1Very rare132
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1Very rare1,016


  • Master Farmers speak with a Cockney accent.
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