Best Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Layout & Purpose in 2021

By: Stephen Seaman
Updated: June 10, 2021

Slime Hutch is used as a farm building material in Stardew Valley. You can purchase Slime Hutch at the Carpenter’s Shop from Robin. Carpenter’s Shop usually has up to 20 slimes available for buying.

Build Cost10,000 Gold
Material Required1 x Iridium Bar 500 x Stone 10 x Refined Quartz


Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Layout

Slime Hutch

3 layouts

Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Tips

  • You can keep a wicked statue within your slime hutch to save it from the Witch’s curse.
  • A full slime hutch yields nearly 60 slimes per day.
  • You require 100 slimes to form a slime egg.
  • Slime eggs can be sold for 1000-5000 Gold.
  • When you buy Slime Hutch, you’ll also get a Slime Egg from Marlon to help you start breeding slime.
  • Slimes require water to be added to form slime balls.
  • You can use a slime incubator to hatch slime eggs into a slime.
  • Slime incubation can take up to 4,000 in-game minutes to hatch slime.
  • The hatched slimes’ genders are random.
  • Slime balls can explode in up to 15-25 slimes for you to collect.
  • Slimes can be collected to make more slime eggs.
  • Slime rings make players immune to slimes.

Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Purpose

Slime Hutch

Your slims will keep making slime balls as long as you keep on refilling your slime water area every day. As mentioned above, a full slime hutch can yield around 60 slimes per day.

Stardew Valley Slime Egg Press

You require 100 slimes to make a slime egg. Slime eggs can be sold for 1000-5000 Gold. In case you have a lot of slimes, you can turn them into eggs and sell them for profit.

Slime Eggs selling prices by Slime color are given below.

Green1000 Gold
Blue1,750 Gold
Red2,500 Gold
Purple5,000 Gold

Kill Slime

You can kill slime to get valuable items. Like killing red slime could drop coal, gold ore, and diamonds. Killing Purple Slime will give you iridium, coal, and diamonds.

Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Walkthrough

When you buy the Slime Hutch, you’ll get a Slime Egg from Marlon to help you start breeding slime. Slimes will require lots of water to make slime balls. The slime hutch comes with 4 water troughs. You’ll have to refill them with water regularly so that slimes can produce slime balls.

Slime Charmer Ring

The Slime present inside the slime hutch will try to hurt you by jumping at your player. You can use a slime charmer ring to keep yourself safe from damage and injuries.

Stardew Valley - Slime Hutch

Slime Eggs

Sometimes Slimes also give Slime Eggs. Each colored slime gives eggs of the same color as itself. These eggs can be used to hatch new slime as well. The new slime eggs can be sold as well. Their selling price varies with various colors.

  • Red Slime Eggs
    • Price: 2,500 Gold
  • Purple Slime Eggs
    • Price: 5,000 Gold
  • Green Slime Eggs
    • Price: 1,000 Gold
  • Blue Slime Eggs
    • Price: 1,750 Gold

Slime Incubator

You can use a slime incubator to hatch your slime eggs into slimes Slime incubation takes a total of 4,000 in-game minutes to hatch slime. Coop master Profession can cut down this time to 2,000 in-game minutes to hatch slime.

Slides hatch out in the same color as their respective slime eggs. The purple eggs will hatch purple slime, red slime will hatch red slime, green will hatch green slime & blue eggs will hatch into blue slime. The hatched slimes’ gender is random and can not be predicted until the eggs get hatched.

Stardew Valley Slime Hutch Farming

Slime Hutch

You are going to require both male and female slimes for them to breed. Also, Slimes require water to produce slime balls. A male slime that has a round antenna will mate with a female slime. If both the slimes show a heart at the time of mating then they will have surely have a baby of the same color and HP as them HP but only half of their size.

Stardew valley slime hutch tips about breeding

If one of the Slimes has a heart on it but the other one has an exclamation mark, it means that the Slime with the exclamation mark has refused the mating advances of the one with the heart. Slimes also produce slime balls which you can harvest. The slime balls also explode into additional 15-25 slimes that you can collect.

These slimes can be further used by you to make more slime eggs. Stay alert when you go in to feed them because they will surely try to attack and mob you, especially the Grey ones. For better security, you can also use pathway blockers like fences and statues, which will trap and isolate them.

You can still gather slime balls and the isolated slimes will still reproduce from them. You can use steel or copper upgraded Watering can to fill water troughs automatically with the need of entering the area. Enclosing the water sources anywhere will do fine, as the slimes don’t need to reach the water troughs.

Stardew Valley Slime Ring

Slime Ring will make you immune to any danger from slimes. How to get a slime Ring? You will have to kill more than 1,000 slimes. They only can get a slime ring for the adventurer’s guild.

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