Sticks torn from trees. Useful for primitive bindings.
— In-game Description

Thatch is a natural resource that can be gathered from trees by punching them (slightly damages the player, using a pick, hatchet, or a creature. For better yields, use a Metal Pick, Megaloceros, Brontosaurus, or a Woolly Rhino.

The Industrial Grinder can also grind 1 Wood into 5 Thatch. Thatch can be used for a variety of applications: construction, as a fuel (e.g. campfire, and to produce Fertilizer with three Dung of the same type and 50 thatch in the Compost Bin.

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