Driving tractors is fun! Experience the excitement of country life and cultivate your fields with huge machines. Gather in the harvest, feed your animals with it and get the cycle of food production going.
Recent Reviews:
Mixed (28) - 50% of the 28 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Mixed (184) - 67% of the 184 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jun 9, 2017

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Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We have built a solid technical basis but need more time to finish the remaining work with the help of your community feedback.

We have already implemented numerous wishes for improvement from the community and have fixed many reported bugs. At the same time we’re aware that the game still needs some love and time until the final version.

We will introduce more crop variety and the according machines into the game in the future and improve the management area. The simulation of the plant growth needs more balancing. The multiplayer aspect is also of great importance to us which we want to finish until the final version.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“The Early Access is estimated to last until May 2019.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“We’re starting with the maize cycle, which contains all required functions and machines necessary for growing and harvesting maize. In addition we have an employee system that can take on most of the work steps like transportation for example. More crop variety and machines, optimization of the AI as well as the following points will be added in the course of the Early Access phase.

  • More variety in crops, animals, machines and brands
  • A story including voice acting
  • Cultivated grassland including the required machines
  • Grain farming including the required machines
  • The management aspect will be extended considerably
  • Seasons
  • Multiplayer
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Real estate, farm expansion, acquisition of other farms
  • Moveable silo heaps
  • Extended plant growth, diseases, weeds and pests
  • TrackIR Support

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Cattle and Crops is already quite enjoyable. It includes the following:
  • Two playable maps: a 4 square kilometer (988 acres) big territory with over 100 hectares (247 acres) of arable farm land, distributed over 49 fields, with a farm, a sewage treatment plant, an animal trader, a cooperative and a harbor. In addition there is a smaller tech demo map with tutorial missions
  • Includes a continuous story campaign and the opportunity of a sandbox simulation
  • Vehicles with realistic driving behavior and feedback
  • Maize cycle, machines from soil cultivation to seeding and harvest
  • Dynamic ground with puddles and persistent driving tracks
  • Comprehensive weather simulation with rain and evaporation, based on realistic weather data
  • Plant growth
  • Animal feeding and the buying/selling of animals
  • Hireable employees and assigning of tasks
  • Complex AI that assists you in your field and transport tasks
  • Map independent player profile where you can deploy your vehicle fleet on different maps
  • WorldEditor with the tools to create new maps, buildings and vehicles and load them as mods

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“We’re reserving the right to increase the price after the end of the Early Access phase.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“During the prototype phase of the last months we received a lot of feedback in our own forums and implemented bug fixes and improvements.

We’ll introduce a new public bug tracker in the near future which will collect the bugs from the Steam Community Hub and our website and provide an overview of the reported bugs and what we’re working on at the moment.

With your support we can develop Cattle and Crops into a unique experience in the area of farming simulations.”
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Recent updates View all (19)

July 13

Early Access Update Release v0.2.2.2



We have addressed several bugs with this Hotfix Update v0.2.2.2.

As always, you can find all other changes, bug fixes and new features in our changelog.

We are looking forward to your feedback!
The MBB team

Changelog:
  • BUGFIX: Hammer CornKing has normal ground contact again

  • BUGFIX: Mass and mass center adjusted within the Deutz 7250

  • BUGFIX: Strautmann SZK rear coupler limited fixed

  • BUGFIX: Orbis 750 is functional again with the AI helper

  • BUGFIX: Useractions are synced now with combinations of multiple implements. E.g. the Orbis extrudes automatically when the Lacotec or Jaguar is extruded. Same applies for the Hammer combinations.
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July 9

Early Access Update Release v0.2.2.1



This Hotfix Update v0.2.2.1 solves a crash when loading certain savegames.

As always, you can find all other changes, bug fixes and new features in our changelog.

We are looking forward to your feedback!
The MBB team

Changelog:
  • BUGFIX: Savegame loading crash fixed

  • BUGFIX: Traffic vehicles are brought back and they have textures in the village

  • BUGFIX: Lacotec does not collide with the ground anymore

  • BUGFIX: Fixed some physics issues with the hydraulic
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About This Game

Cattle and Crops is a new generation of farming simulation designed with special attention to detail.

You have the choice: control the vehicles yourself and experience realistic driving or leave the work to your employees, lean back and enjoy the field ballet.



Highly detailed machinery, realistic harvesting methods, original sounds and an authentic vehicle physics system offer you a compelling experience in Cattle and Crops.



Experience the varied everyday life of a farmer. Choose between a story mode or free play. The game also provides additional tutorial missions to make you familiar with the simulation.



Hire employees to cultivate your fields, or to assist you when you’re harvesting. You can delegate tasks with your calendar and watch your employees do their job or take care of the work in front of you on your own. Cattle and Crops provides a complex employee system where the workers take care not to damage the harvest.



Skillfully avoid unnecessary driving tracks on the field to keep soil compaction low so your plants can spread their roots in the loose soil to maximize the yield.




Take care of your crops so don’t hang their heads and make your fields prosper.
Plant growth (using the real BBCH scale) is based on multiple soil attributes like moisture, pH value, temperature, sunshine hours, NPK fertilizer and diseases.




Gather the harvest at the right time and try not to get stuck in the mud when it’s raining.



Cattle and Crops offers a range of big, well known industry brands such as CLAAS, Köckerling, Lemken, Mercedes-Benz and a lot more.



Extend the game with your own vehicles, implements and maps. We’re providing you with all the tools you need for it.

System Requirements

Windows
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10
    • Processor: CPU: Intel Dual-Core 2 GHz or similar AMD CPU
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 460 / AMD Radeon 6700 HD or above (with 1 GB VRAM or above)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10
    • Processor: CPU: Intel Quad-Core 3 GHz or similar AMD CPU
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 970 / AMD Radeon 580 RX (with 4 GB VRAM or above)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 10 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 or newer (glibc 2.14 required)
    • Processor: CPU: Intel Dual-Core 2 GHz or similar AMD CPU
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 460 / AMD Radeon 6700 HD or above (with 1 GB VRAM or above)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Works best with proprietary Nvidia driver, OpenGL 3.3 required
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Ubuntu 16.04
    • Processor: CPU: Intel Quad-Core 3 GHz or similar AMD CPU
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 970 / AMD Radeon 580 RX (with 4 GB VRAM or above)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 10 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Works best with proprietary Nvidia driver, OpenGL 3.3 required

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