Harvest Time

8 hours

Plant Cost

45 C

Average Harvest Value

85 C



Items Per Plant


Harvest Experience





101, 303, 606

Upgrade Bonus


The crop was introduced to the game on April 1, 2010.


Soybeans can be used to produce the following recipes, designs or drinks:

Name Type

Total amount

Grilled Alligator Gar C Recipe 755 Soybeans
Rainbow Trout Beurre Blanc C Recipe 360 Soybeans
Soy Milk C Recipe 1953 Soybeans
Soy Sauce C Recipe 820 Soybeans
Steamed Fish with Soybeans C Recipe 390 Soybeans
Thai Basil Shrimp C Recipe 399 Soybeans

A total of 4677 Soybeans is required to complete all 3 cooking stars for these recipes.

Name Type

Total amount

Buddha's Delight Mc Recipe 532 Soybeans

A total of 532 Soybeans is required to complete all 3 cooking stars for this MC recipe.

An additional ? Soybeans are required to complete all 3 cooking stars for recipes using Tofu as an ingredient.

Therefore, a grand total of ? Soybeans are required to complete all recipes.

Unlocking SoybeansEdit

As of March 3, 2011, Soybeans are available for purchase for all players. Prior to March 3, 2011, Soybeans could only be unlocked when you became a "Full Islander" by:

  1. Installing the game (that means adding the application).
  2. Bookmarking the application.
  3. 'Like' the application. This used to be known as Become a Fan.
  4. Sign up your email.
  5. Change the post settings.

Each step completed gives 100 c. When complete, players received a 400 c bonus and unlocked Soybeans. Some players have needed to refresh in order for the pop-up and crop to appear.

There should be a banner above the game if you have not completed these steps, although the banner seems to have disappeared for now. Nevertheless the steps can still be completed.

Installing the gameEdit

You did this step in order to play in the first place, so you have nothing to worry about for step 1. You would've had to click past a screen similar to the one below.

Installing Application

Bookmarking the applicationEdit

Main article: Bookmark

You should see a small pale blue button that says "Bookmark" just above and right of the game window. Click that and you have bookmarked the application. For more sophisticated instructions, see the full article, Bookmark.

Like the applicationEdit

  1. Click the little icon on the far left of the game. A pop-up should appear.
  2. Click the "Become a Fan" button. You will be redirected out of the game onto the application page.
  3. Click the "Like" button at the top of the application page.

Sign up your emailEdit

  1. Click the "Account" button on the top right on the blue Facebook toolbar. A drop down list should appear.
  2. Click "Account Settings", you will be redirected to another page.
  3. Click the "Notifications" tab at the top and scroll down.
  4. At the bottom of the page, find Island Paradise and check the little box and click "Save Settings". Note: If you use a lot of applications, you may need to hit the "Show More" link before you can find Island Paradise.

Email signup 1
Email signup 2

Change the post settingsEdit

  1. Click the "Account" button on the top right on the blue Facebook toolbar. A drop down list should appear.
  2. Click "Application Settings", you will be redirected to a page similar to the one pictured below.
  3. Click the "Edit Settings" button next to Island Paradise. A pop-up should appear.
  4. Click to the "Additional Permissions" tab on the pop-up and check to allow it to "Publish content to my Wall" and click "Okay".

Post Settings 1
Post Settings 2

Stats with Crop StarsEdit

Having crop stars changes the harvest price, Items per plant, excellent crop bonus, harvest experience and growth time. The chart below reflects these changes. See Upgrading Crops for more infomation.

Crop Star Harvest Price Items per Plant Excellent Crop Bonus Harvest Experience Growth Time
First 119 c 7 Soybeans 64 c 2 8 hours
Second 119 c 7 Soybeans 64 c 4 8 hours
Third 119 c 7 Soybeans 64 c 4 7 h 21 m


  • This crop was spotted in the Sneak Preview page before it was released.
  • Soybeans used to cost 60 coins to plant and now cost only 45 coins.

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