FarmVille Not So Lost and Found Quest Guide & Tips

FarmVille and Zynga have added the Not So Lost and Found Quests to the game! These quests are expected to run from 6th June, 2013 until 20th June, 2013. Scroll down for a preview of the requirements, rewards, and tips.

Not So Lost and Found Quest Guide

Starts: 6th June, 2013
Expires: 20th June, 2013

"We meet again, friend! What perfect timing! You see, I'm on a very important case. Well, cases, to be exact. Animals are going missing and Inspector Penguin is on the job! Will you help me solve these mysterious cases?"

Note: This quest may be carried out on all farms and should be repeatable according to the current game codes.

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Quest Requirements
Item To Ask
Quest Reward
Quest 1: Elementary, My Dear Farmer
 Get 7 Paw Prints
Harvest 60 Spinach (14 Hrs)
Craft 1 Lace Pegacorn recipe
Reward: Assistant Snoop
Crop Alternative: Red Spinach - 14 Hrs
Tip: Craft 1 Lace Pegacorn recipe in craftshop using 7 Mushroom Fairy, 7 Cotton, & 8 Dandelion Bushels.
Paw PrintsAssistant Snoop
Quest 2: The Pink Penguin
 Get 8 Pocket Watches
 Harvest 90 Peanuts (16 Hrs)
Harvest Assistant Snoop 2 Times
 Reward: Inspector Gnome
Crop Alternatives: Super Peanut-16 hrs/Jade Peanuts - 69 Hrs
Tip: Harvest the Assistant Snoop in Pet Run
Pocket WatchInspector Gnome
Quest 3: Stay Focussed
 Get 9 Inspector Magnifying Glasses
 Harvest 120 Chickpeas (20 Hrs)
Craft 2 Spicy Muffin recipes
Reward: 1 Unwither
Tip: Craft 2 Spicy Muffins in Bakery using 6 Carrot, 2 Pepper, and 6 Ghost Chili Bushels.Inspector Magnifying GlassUnwither
Quest 4: Not So Obvious facts
 Get 10 Evidence Bags
Harvest 150 Rye (20 Hrs)
Master Assistant Snoop to 1-Star (5 Harvests)
 Reward: Secretary Cow
Tip: Harvest the Assistant Snoop in Pet RunEvidence BagSecretary Cow
Quest 5: Case Hosed
Get 10 Notepads
Harvest 180 Soybeans (23 Hrs)
Harvest Secretary Cow 2 Times
Rewards: 3 Pack of Turbo Chargers
Tip: Harvest the cow in Dairy Barn/PastureNotepad3 Pack of Turbo Chargers
Quest 6: Detect the Detective
Get 10 Detective Hats
Harvest 180 Sunflowers (23 Hrs)
Craft Root Beer 2 Times
Reward: Pipe-ing Hot Tub
Tip: Craft 2 Root Beers in Winery using 6 Licorice, 6 Peppermint, & 6 Dandelion Bushels.Detective HatPipe-ing Hot Tub
Quest 7: Clues Blues
Get 10 Fake Pipes
Harvest 180 Pineapples (46 Hrs)
Master Secretary Cow to 1-Star (5 Harvests)
Reward: Fake Pipe Tree
Crop Alternatives: Super Pineapple - 46 Hrs/Hilo Pineapple - 14 Hrs/Australian Pineapple - 14 Hrs/Albino Pineapple - 14 Hrs
Tip: Harvest the cow in Dairy Barn/Pasture
Fake PipeFake Pipe Tree
Quest 8: Finger on the Point
Get 12 Fingerprints
Harvest 180 Peppers (23 Hrs)
Craft 1 Farmhand
Reward: 1 Book of XP
Crop Alternatives: Super Pepper - 23 Hrs/Habanero Chili - 8 Hrs/Fire Pepper - 12 Hrs/Bell Pepper - 46 Hrs/Jalapeno - 8 Hrs/Ghost Chili - 6 Hrs/Sichuan Pepper - 4 Hrs/Red Pepper - 0 Hrs/Green Pepper - 0 Hrs/Australian Purple Pepper - 23 Hrs/Australian Red Pepper - 23 Hrs
Tip: Craft 1 Farmhand in Craftshop using 4 Cotton Bushels, 3 Soybean Bushels, & 1 Cherry Basket
FingerprintBook of XP
Quest 9: Solving for X
Get 14 Dog Treats
Harvest 240 Daffodils (46 Hrs)
Craft 2 Black Licorice recipes
Reward: Detective Pegacorn
Crop Alternative: Lilac Daffy-16 hrs
Tip: Make 2 Black Licorice in Bakery using 6 Licorice, 6 Rye, & 6 Sugarcane Bushels
Dog TreatsDetective Pegacorn

Note: Requirements may change without prior notice. We will do our best to keep you updated. You are, therefore, advised to keep checking the guide occasionally on our website.


  1. Your recipe for lace pegacorn is different from what is in the craft shop