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Efficient herblore training.


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Hey everyone!

I'm making this thread because I have decided to cancel my membership for now, and I would like to burn all my money (63M, I'm poor, I know it) on herblore. I have been away from Runescape for some weeks, and seeing as the current herbs and potions prises are a mess, I would like to know what would be the best way to get my herblore as high as possible.

My current herblore level is 71.

Thanks in advance!
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63m is poor :shock:? Damn I've got some moneymaking to do...

Anyways, herb/second prices are all messed up because if the bonus xp weekend (which could've gotten you twice as much xp). Herbs are crashing now, so you should be able to get them at min or so. Check the wiki for the best gp/xp and the speed you want.
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That's great, Quyneax! Thanks!
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I found that super def pots are least loss, even tho you dont get much sellback.
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63m is poor :shock:? Damn I've got some moneymaking to do...

Anyways, herb/second prices are all messed up because if the bonus xp weekend (which could've gotten you twice as much xp). Herbs are crashing now, so you should be able to get them at min or so. Check the wiki for the best gp/xp and the speed you want.



Wiki is really bad as the prices are manually updated and can be changed.

I advise to check Grimys Spreadsheets. They are automatically updated and a lot more reliable.

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Wiki is really bad as the prices are manually updated and can be changed.

I advise to check Grimys Spreadsheets. They are automatically updated and a lot more reliable.

Hmmm, good point. Never knew that.
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Thanks everyone for the suggestions.
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I found that super def pots are least loss, even tho you dont get much sellback.

That is so dumb. The ingredients cost less, but you get less selling. You really should factor Gp/Xp before you give advice. To do that, you need to factor in both SELL and INGREDIENT price. Super defense may be good ATM, and I havn't checked, but just factoring in ingredient cost for a tradeable potion is the WRONG way to figure out gp/xp.

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I found that super def pots are least loss, even tho you dont get much sellback.

That is so dumb. The ingredients cost less, but you get less selling. You really should factor Gp/Xp before you give advice. To do that, you need to factor in both SELL and INGREDIENT price. Super defense may be good ATM, and I havn't checked, but just factoring in ingredient cost for a tradeable potion is the WRONG way to figure out gp/xp.

Erm.... isn't that what he said? Like: super defs are good, you don't get much sellback but the gp/xp is still good? Because that's what super defs usually are, at least the few times I made them. And it's a good thing, because you can afford not to sell back and take only a little more loss, e.g. you can save yourself the trouble of selling and not lose a ton.
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99 ranged (28th November 2011) | 99 attack, 99 defence, 99 strength (11th December 2011) | 99 slayer (18th December 2011) | 99 magic (22nd December 2011) | 99 construction (16th March 2012)
99 herblore (22nd March 2012) | 99 firemaking (26th March 2012) | 99 cooking (2nd July 2012) | 99 runecrafting (12th March 2012) | 99 crafting (26th August 2012) | 99 agility (19th November 2012)
99 woodcutting (22nd November 2012) | 99 fletching (31st December 2012) | 99 thieving (3rd January 2013) | 99 hunter (11th January 2013) | 99 mining (21st January 2013) | 99 fishing (21st January 2013)
99 smithing (21st January 2013) | 120 dungeoneering (17th June 2013) | 99 divination (24th November 2013)
Tormented demon drops: twenty effigies, nine pairs of claws, two dragon armour slices and one elite clue | Dagannoth king drops: two dragon hatchets, two elite clues, one archer ring and one warrior ring
Glacor drops: four pairs of ragefire boots, one pair of steadfast boots, six effigies, two hundred lots of Armadyl shards, three elite clues | Nex split: Torva boots | Kalphite King split: off-hand drygore mace
30/30 Shattered Heart statues completed | 16/16 Court Cases completed | 25/25 Choc Chimp Ices delivered | 500/500 Vyrewatch burned | 584/584 tasks completed | 4000/4000 chompies hunted




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