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ACNH Wheat: How To Grow Wheat & Get Flour, Whole Wheat Flour

Here's how to get Wheat in Animal Crossing New Horizons and how to obtain Flour and more items from it.

Players who are searching for ways to get wheat in Animal Crossing New Horizons need to look no further. In this guide, I will explain how to get wheat in ACNH and how you can start getting more items like flour from it.

How to Get Wheat in ACNH 2.0?

  • To get wheat in Animal Crossing New Horizons, you require a wheat start that you can purchase from Leif for 280 bells each. He will be available in front of the Resident services whenever he arrives on your island. And if you want to get it from him directly when you head to Harv’s island.
  • You can also visit random islands via Kapp’n’s boat tours but your best bet is to go with the starts.
  • Note that Leif won’t be available on Harv’s island right from the beginning. First, you will have to visit Harv’s island (after getting your own island to a 3 star rating) and ensure that you get the necessary donations in order to get the shops set up in the Plaza.
  • Once you arrive at the island, interact with Harv and Harriet and set the ball rolling for bringing in the vendors to the plaza.
  • If you don’t have access to Harv’s island yet, all you need to do is get 3 villagers to reside on your island and then you will get an invitation to join Harv.
  • You can visit him by taking a free flight to the island location.
  • Once everything is done and ready, you can visit Leif to buy starts for various bushes and crops.

How to Grow Wheat Crops in Animal Crossing New Horizons?

The steps to grow wheat in ACNH are pretty simple.


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  • Choose the wheat start from your inventory.
  • From the options that come up, select Plant 1 at your desired location.
  • You can also use a shovel to dig a hole and put in the start right there.
  • Then, keep watering the crop using your watering can and soon, you will have your wheat crops.
  • Harvest them whenever you want after that! You can sell wheat for 350 Bells each.

How to Use Wheat in Animal Crossing New Horizons


Players can use wheat in Food DIY recipes. Convert it into flour and whole wheat flour. Here are some recipes that involve these items.

  • Flour recipe – 5 Wheat
  • Whole Wheat Flour recipe – 5 Wheat
  • Organic Bread recipe – 3 Whole Wheat Flour
  • Brown Sugar Cupcakes recipe – 1 Whole Wheat Flour, 1 Brown Sugar
  • Carrot Cake recipe – 1 Flour, 1 Sugar, 1 Carrot
  • Gnocchi Di Patate recipe – 2 Flour, 3 Potato
  • Carrot Potage recipe – 1 Flour, 2 Carrot
  • Pancakes recipe – 2 Flour, 2 Sugar
  • Pumpkin Bagel Sandwich recipe – 2 Flour, 1 Orange Pumpkin
  • Sea-Bass Pie recipe – 3 Flour, 1 Sea Bass
  • Tomato Curry recipe – 3 Flour, 3 Tomato
  • Veggie Sandwich recipe – 2 Flour, 1 Tomato, 1 Carrot

How to Make Flour and Whole Wheat Flour?

You need a Kitchen to cook because food cannot be made with your workbench. Purchase the DIY Recipes+ book from the Nook Stop and once you do that, you will get a DIY recipe to build a Stonework Kitchen. You need 30 Stone, 15 Clay and 10 Iron Nuggets for this purpose. Once created, this is where you can use the ingredients to make flour.


These are all the ways to wheat in ACNH and how to use it while cooking. Now go ahead and get Brewster and The Roost cafe on your island. While you are here, make sure to check out our ACNH Guides for more tips & tricks like this.