You can equip bait by opening the items menu, clicking the bait to grab it, and then right clicking the rod.
List of Bait
|Bait||Causes fish to bite faster.
Must first be attached to a fishing rod.
|1g||Bug Meat (1)|
|Magnet||Increases the chance of finding treasures when fishing.
However, fish aren't crazy about the taste.
|15g||Iron Bar (1)|
|Wild Bait||Appeals to all fish.||15g||
Bug Meat (5)
To add bait to a Crab Pot, place the Crab Pot in water first, then select the bait and apply by right clicking the Crab Pot.
- If Bait is hard for you to acquire, the Luremaster perk can be used as a replacement to bait to operate Crab Pots.
- A good strategy for acquiring bait is to have 3+ worm bins setup around your farm. These will provide a substantial amount of bait.
- You may need more or less depending on the amount of Crab Pots you have around the map.