|This article is about an older version of DF.|
Extracts is an entry in your z-menus 'stocks' section. This entry sums up an odd collection of items, some of which are derived from animals, some from plants.
A variety of buildings allow you to produce extracts:
Certain vermin will yield extracts at the butcher's shop by using the xtract from a dead animal task. Requires a living caged animal, a glass vial (metal flasks will not work), and a dwarf with the small animal dissection labor enabled.
With the appropriate caged animal and a milker, barrels and buckets you can produce milk at the farmer's workshop.
- 1 Valley herb makes 5 units of Golden salve, worth 100 each
Dwarven syrup is can be created via "Process plants (barrel)"
- 1 Sweet pod makes 5 Dwarven Syrup, worth 20 each
- 1 Kobold bulb makes 5 units of Gnomeblight, worth 100 each
With a living caged fish and a fish dissector, you can get extracts from our aquatic neighbors.
Currently, there are some extracts that cannot be produced on site and need to be imported.
These 3 can be used for cooking or turned into cheese:
Various types of venom can also be purchased, but currently have no use: