He and his brother Kurt work as apprentices at the carpenters under their boss, Woody, and they both live in a small house behind the carpenter's. He is the more outgoing of the two brothers and is also much more talkative.
Joe is often found hard at work, but on his spare time, Joe enjoys fishing at Maple Lake (even in the rain) or taking a break at the cafe. Joe admits that fishing is one of his only hobbies, but says he's not very good at it.
He will give the player his very own fishing rod when befriended. Joe likes fish, crops and animal products but dislikes sweets and herbs.
Eggs, Hard Boiled Eggs, Sunny Side Up, Scrambled Eggs, Simple Omelette, Mixed Omelette, Fruit Omelette, Cheese Omelette, Fish, Tomatoes, Corn, Breadfruit, Rice Ball, Sandwich, Soft Bread, Very Berry, Blueberries, Cranberries, Walnuts, Milk, Golden Milk, Cheese, Mushrooms
Golden Egg, Herb, Medicinal Herb, Weeds, Fodder, Blueberry Jam, Cranberry Jam, Very Berry Jam, Mixed Jam, Flan, Honey, Fruit Flan, Simple Cake, Cake, Cheesecake, Special Cheesecake, Fruitcake, Honey Cake, Iron Ore, Copper Ore, Blue Rock, Limestone, Moonlight Stone, Rare Metal