How to farm Chia

The goal of farming is to use unused storage space to validate financial transactions. Farming on the Chia network is a very lightweight process that leaves your computer free for other things.

To learn more about Chia’s blockchain, Chia farming, and the Chia farming rewards plan, please watch the company’s March 19 Mainnet launch video and read Chia’s Business Whitepaper.

For tips on plotting and farming, please visit and read the Chia Plotting Basics posted by Gene Hoffman, president of Chia Network. To get started, visit Chia Network GitHub to install the company’s blockchain software.

Chia offers broad OS support as well as a GUI for simple and easy wallet/farm management. The company is committed to providing resources to enable simple and straightforward plotting and farming.

About Chia Network

Chia Network Inc. was founded by Bram Cohen, the inventor of BitTorrent. Chia Network is a state-of-the-art open-source decentralized blockchain, digital currency and smart transaction platform.

Using the first new secure Nakamoto consensus algorithm invented since Bitcoin, Chia aims to operate an environmentally friendly, more secure and user-friendly payment system for cross-border payments, financial asset issuance, lending, escrow payments, institutional custody and distributed identity.

Chia’s “Proof of Space and Time” based blockchain reduces waste in “Proof of Work” based blockchains. Built to run Chialisp, the company’s newly developed smart coin language, Chia’s blockchain allows its users to create and execute secure “smart coin” transactions.