What To Do With Minerals In Stardew Valley | Mineral Price Guide

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Here you will find the most up-to-date list of all minerals, gemstones and geodes; below we will also explain their prices and how to get them, and what you can do with these minerals in Stardew Valley.

All Geode Minerals prices and usage in Stardew Valley

Below are all the minerals you can get by breaking open geodes at the blacksmith in Stardew Valley; you can also donate any of the following minerals to the museum to unlock special rewards such as rarecrows and achievements.



  • Petrified slime: 120 gold, and you can get them from the following.
  • Starshards: 500 gold, and you can get them from omni and magma geodes.
  • Fairy Stone: 250 gold, and you can get them from omni and jellied geodes.
  • Slate: 85 gold, and you can get them from omni and normal geodes.
  • Obsidian: 200 gold, and you can get it from omni and magma geodes.
  • Mudstone: 25 gold, and you can get it from omni and normal geodes.
    • Uses: Fishing pond quest
  • Hematite: 150 gold, and you can get them from omni and jellied geodes.
  • Limestone: 15 gold, and you get them from both normal and omni geodes.
    • Uses: Fishing pond quest
  • Granite: 75 gold, and you get them from both normal and omni geodes.
    • Uses: Fishing pond quest
  • Nekoite: 80 gold, and you can get it from omni and normal geodes.
  • Lemon Stone: 200 gold, and you can get it from magma and omi geodes.

Related: How to Upgrade Tools in Stardew Valley



  • Neptunite: 400 gold, and you can get them from the following.
    • magma geodes
    • all codes
    • black slime
  • Malachite: 100 gold, and you can get them from both normal and omni geodes.
  • Lunarite: 200 gold, and you can get them both frozen and omni
  • Kyanite: 250 gold, and you can get them from both frozen and omni geodes
  • Jagoite: 115 gold, and you can get them from both normal and omni geodes.
  • Jamborite: 150 gold, and you can get them from both omni and normal geodes
  • Basalt: 175 gold, and you can get it from omni and magma geodes.
    • Uses: Fishing pond quest
  • Sandstone: 60 gold, and you can get them from normal and omni geodes.
  • Marble: 110 gold, and you can get them from frozen and omni geodes.
    • Uses: Required to craft the Marble Brazier.
  • Celestine: 125 gold, and you can get them from both omni and normal geodes.
  • Jasper: 150 gold, and you can get this geode mineral from magma and omi geodes.
  • Ghost Crystal: 200 gold, and you can get them from both frozen and omni geodes.
  • Ocean Stone: 220 gold, and you can get them from both frozen and omni geodes.
    • Uses: Fishing pond quest
  • Pyrite: 120 gold, and you can get them from both frozen and omni geodes.
  • Thunder Egg: 100 gold, and you can get them from both normal and omni geodes.
  • Orpiment: 80 gold, and you can get them from normal and omni geodes.
  • Tigerseye: 275 gold, can be found in magma and omni geodes. Uses:
  • Opal: 150 gold, can be found in frozen and omni geodes.
  • Alamite: 150 gold, can be found in geodes and omni geodes.
  • Fire Opal: 350 gold, can be found in magma and omni geodes.
  • Bixite: 300 gold, can be found in black slimes, magma, and omni geodes
  • Baryte: 50 gold, can be found in magma and omni geodes.
  • Aerinite: 125 gold, can be found in frozen and omni geodes.
  • Calcite: 75 gold, can be found in geodes and omni geodes.
  • Dolomite: 300 gold, can be found in magma and omni geodes.
  • Esperite: 100 gold, can be found in frozen and omni geodes.
  • Fluorapatite: 200 gold, can be found in frozen and omni geodes.
  • Germinite: 150 gold, can be found in frozen and omni geodes.
  • Helvite: 450 gold, can be found in magma and omni geodes.



All forage minerals and their use in Stardew Valley

Below are all the minerals you can get by searching the mines, the skull cave, and killing monsters; most of these minerals are also needed for a few recipes, so keep an eye on our usage column. You can also donate any of the following minerals to the museum to unlock special rewards such as rarecrows and achievements.

  • Fire Quartz: 100 gold, and you can get it from the following.
    • The Mines on floors 80 to 120
    • Géodes Omni
    • Destroy certain objects in a trash can
    • Panoramic
    • magma geodes
    • treasure chests
  • Uses:
    • Fish Pond Quest
    • slime egg press
    • Geologist Pack
  • Frozen Tear: 75 gold, and you can get it from the following.
    • The Mines on floors 40 to 79
    • Géodes Omni
    • Destroy certain objects in a trash can
    • Panoramic
    • frozen geodes
    • treasure chests
  • Uses:
    • Fish Pond Quest
    • warrior ring
    • Sebastion (gift)
    • Geologist Pack
  • Quartz: 25 gold, and you can get it from the following.
    • The Mines on floors 1 to 120
    • Destroy certain objects in a trash can
    • Stone Golems (10% chance to drop as loot)
  • Earth Crystal: 50 gold, and you can get it from the following.
    • The Mines on floors 1 to 39
    • Duggy (10% chance to drop as loot)
    • Géodes Omni
    • Destroy certain objects in a trash can
    • Panoramic
    • normal geodes
    • treasure chests
  • Uses:
    • Fish Pond Quest
    • Sturdy Ring
    • mayonnaise machine
    • Geologist Pack



All gem minerals and their use in Stardew Valley

Below you can find the complete list of gems, their prices and usage in Stardew Valley; most are gifts for certain characters and are needed for Fish Pond quests. But you can also donate any of the following minerals to the museum to unlock special rewards such as rarecrows and achievements, as with the other two types of minerals.

  • Prismatic Shard: 2k gold, and you can get it from the following
    • shadow monsters
    • snakes
    • mummies
    • Tackle boxes
    • Géodes Omni
    • gem knots
    • mystical stones
    • Iridium nodes
  • Uses:
    • All villagers (gift) except Haley
    • Used to get the Galaxy Sword in the Desert.
    • Turn your children into doves at the Sanctuary of Dark Selfishness.
    • Used in enchanting tools and weapons
  • Diamond: 750 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • diamond knots
    • treasure chests
    • gem knots
    • Panoramic
    • Trash (sometimes)
  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Evelyn, Gus, Penny, Willy, Maru, Marine, Krobus and Jodi.
    • Used in Weaponsmithing
    • Fish Pond Quest
    • Anneau de Yoba
  • Jade: 200 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • The Winter Star Event Party
    • treasure chests
    • Trash cans (sometimes)
    • blue slimes
    • gem knots
    • jade knots
  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Clint, Dwarf and Emily.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
  • Topaz: 80 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • treasure chests
    • Trash cans (sometimes)
    • gem knots
    • topaz knots

Related: How to Get Geodes in Stardew Valley

  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Clint, Dwarf and Emily.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
  • Amethyst: 100 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • treasure chests
    • Trash cans (sometimes)
    • gem knots
    • amethyst knots
    • Green sludge
    • Panoramic
    • treasure chests
  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Abigail Clint, Dwarf and Emily.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
  • Ruby: 250 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • Ruby knots
    • The Winter Star Event Party
    • Treasure chest
    • Trash (sometimes)
    • Panoramic
    • gem knots
  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Clint, Dwarf and Emily.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
  • Emerald: 250 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • emerald knots
    • The Winter Star Event Party
    • Treasure chest
    • Trash (sometimes)
    • Panoramic
    • gem knots

  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Clint, Dwarf, Emily, Penny.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
  • Aquamarine: 180 gold, and you can get it from the following
    • gem knots
    • aquamarine knots
    • Treasure chest
    • Trash (sometimes)
    • Panoramic
  • Uses:
    • Gift for the following villagers: Clint, Dwarf, Emily, Penny.
    • Fish Pond Quests
    • Forge weapons
    • Dye packet
    • Marble brazier

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