The Purple Cow is an animal in FarmVille.


It was released on December 1, 2010 and only available through the American Express Reward Points Program. Purple Cow can be redeemed for 540 MR points1.

1.Membership Rewards points

Storage Edit

Cow Pasture

Main article: Cow Pasture

The Purple Cow can be stored in the Cow Pasture. The Cow Pasture can be harvested every 1 day. When harvesting a Cow Pasture containing at least one Purple Cow, in addition to currency, it is possible to find two (2) Purple Calf or Animal Feed. The Animal Feed is sent to the player's gift box. If a Purple Calf is found, it is immediately available for placement. If it is not immediately placed, it is sent to the players gift box for later placement. The other Purple Calf or Animal Feed can be shared to the player's wall.

Dairy Farm

Main article: Dairy Farm
Dairy Farms were discontinued from the market, and new Dairy Farms cannot be purchased. However, existing Dairy Farms have not been removed from players farms.

Up to 5 (five) Dairy Farms could be purchased and placed on each farm. Each fully upgraded Dairy Farm could hold up to 40 (forty) cows or bulls of any type, including the Purple Cow. Originally, only 1 (one) bull could be placed inside each Dairy Farm.

A Dairy Farm can be harvested every 1 day. When harvesting a Dairy Farm containing at least one Purple Cow and any bull, players have a chance to find one Purple Calf. When this Purple Calf is shared to the player's wall, it may be adopted by the player's friends.

Offspring Parental Combination Status Update
Adopt Purple Calf-icon

—Image © Zynga
Purple Cow-icon +
Fire Bull-icon
Player was tending their cows when an adorable Baby Purple Calf caught their eye! This Baby Purple Calf is already eager to explore the world on their own and is looking for a new home.


Main article: Mastery
Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Mastery Total
27 44 N/A
Purple Cow Mastery Sign-icon

—Image © Zynga

See also Edit