Straw can be obtained by breaking tall grass found throughout the world with a Knife, a Stone Flake, or a Scythe. Each block of tall grass broken will yield a single piece of Straw. Straw is also produced as a byproduct when refining Grains.
Straw can also be recovered from its block form, Straw Blocks.
Straw can be crafted into Straw Blocks.
on a lit torch or lit firepit, or place and with a firestarter or flint and steel to light the torch.
Straw can be crafted into various pieces of basic clothing by holding 5 or more pieces and right-clicking the ground to bring up the crafting interface.
The Straw Basket is an early-game non-movable storage container. To craft it, right-click the ground while holding 5 or more straw in your hand.
|77.0||Added straw. Obtained by breaking tall grass with a knife or scythe and refining grains.|
|Added pit kiln, requires 16 straw.|
|78.0||Made pit kiln only one block deep. Uses 8 straw and 8 logs instead of 16.|
|78.17||Thatch blocks can be converted back into straw.|
|0.80.12||Added grass clothing.|
|0.83.3||Torch recipe changed to require Straw + Stick + Resin.|