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This article is about Barley, a character from Back to Nature. You may be looking for Barley as he appears in other games throughout the Harvest Moon series.

Barley is a character in Harvest Moon: Back to Nature.

He is the owner of Yodel Ranch and will sell cows and sheep to the player as well as animal tools.

He takes care of his granddaughter, May. His daughter, for no apparent reason, left the village leaving her in his care. Having the responsibility of tending to his ranch, he doesn't often have time to spend time with May and allows May to play with Stu. She is often watched by Pastor Carter.


Every Day (except Mondays)
6am - 8am Yodel Ranch (Outside)
8am - 12am Yodel Ranch (Inside)
Mondays (Sunny)
6am - 8am Yodel Ranch (Outside)
8:50am - 1pm Mayor's House
1:40pm - 4:10pm Hot Spring
4:50pm - 12am Yodel Ranch (Inside)
Mondays (Raining)
6am - 8am Yodel Ranch (Outside)
8:50am - 1pm Mayor's House
1:40pm - 12am Yodel Ranch (Inside)


Gift Preferences
Loved Rice Ball, Spa-boiled egg
Liked Bamboo Rice, Bamboo Shoot, Blue Magic Red Flower, Butter, Carrot, Chirashi Sushi, Copper Ore, Cucumber, Egg, Eggplant, Fodder, Gold Ore, Gold Egg, Grape Juice, Greens, Grilled Fish, Happy Eggplant, Honey, Hot Milk, Lumber, Milk, Miso Soup, Moondrop Flower, Mushroom, Mushroom Rice, Mystrile, Noodles, Omelet, Orange Cup Fruit, Orichalcum, Pickled Turnips, Pickles, Pink Cat Flower, Pumpkin, Red Magic Red Flower, Relaxation Tea, Relaxation Tea Leaves, Sashimi, Scrambled Eggs, Silver Ore, Spinach, Sushi, Sweet Potato, Tomato, Tomato Juice, Toy Flower, Truffle, Truffle Rice, Turnip, Vegetable Juice, Veggie Latte, Winter Lumber, Wool, Yarn Ball
Neutral Apple, Apple Jam, Bandage, Blue Grass, Bodigizer, Bodigizer XL, Boiled Egg, Bread, Cabbage, Corn, Curry Noodles, Curry Powder, Dinner Roll, Fish (any size), Flour, Fried Noodles, Fried Rice, Fruit Juice, Fruit Latte, Grape Jam, Green Grass, Green Pepper, Jam Bun, Ketchup, Ketchup Recipe, Mixed Juice, Mixed Latte, Oil, Onion, Potato, Raisin Bread, Rice Omelet, Roasted Potatoes, Salad, Sandwich, Stew, Stir Fry, Strawberry, Strawberry Jam, Strawberry Milk, SUGDW Apple, Tempura, Tempura Noodles, Turbojolt, Turbojolt XL, Veggie Pancake, Wild Grape
Disliked Adamantite, Apple Pie, Cake, Cheese, Cheese Fondue, Cheesecake, Chocolate, Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Cookie, Cookie, Curry, Fries, Ice Cream, Mayonnaise, Pineapple, Pizza, Popcorn, Pumpkin Pudding, Sweet Potato (dish), Wine
Hated Branch, Branch, Chicken Feed, Dead Weeds, Fish Food, Food Fiasco, Fries Recipe, Garbage, Poisonous Mushroom, Red Grass, Weeds, Winter Stone



  1. Harvest Moon: Back to Nature Guide
  2. Harvest Moon: Back to Nature Guide
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