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This article is about Popuri, a character from Back to Nature. You may be looking for Popuri in her other appearances throughout the series.

Popuri is a quirky and cheerful girl in Harvest Moon: Back to Nature.

She lives on the Poultry Farm with her mother, Lillia and her brother, Rick. She is a bubbly and very sweet girl. Although she loves her family, she finds farming dull and wants to see the world.

Your main rival when courting Popuri is Kai. If they end up getting married, they will move away from Mineral Town and only come back to visit in the Summer.


All days, except Sundays (All Weather)
6am - 7am Poultry Farm
7:45am - 10am Hot Springs

10:45am - 12am

Poultry Farm
All days, except Sunday (Raining)
All Day Poultry Farm
Sundays (Sunny)
6am - 9am Poultry Farm
9:30am - 1pm Church
1:30pm - 5:30pm Rose Square
6pm - 12am Poultry Fram
Sundays (Raining)
6am - 9am Poultry Farm
9:30am - 1pm Church
1:30pm - 12am Poultry Farm


Gift Preferences
Gift Preferences
Loved Pink Cat Flower, Toy Flower, Spa-Boiled Egg, Honey, Fruit Juice, Sandwich, Strawberry Jam, Strawberry Milk, Scrambled Eggs, Omelet, Boiled Egg, Hot Milk, Apple Jam, Apple Pie, Ice Cream, Cake, Chocolate, Chocolate Cake, Relaxation Tea, Rice Omelet, Jewelry
Liked Strawberry, Tomato, Corn, Pineapple, Blue Magic Red Flower, Red Magic Red Flower, Orange Cup Fruit, Apple, Truffle, Egg, Mayonnaise, Milk, Yarn Ball, SUGDW Apple, Bread, Grape Juice, Flour, Veggie Pancake, Stew, Salad, Fries, Popcorn, Pumpkin Pudding, Sweet Potato (dish), Bamboo Rice, Mushroom Rice, Grape Jam, Chirashi Sushi, Fried Noodles, Tempura, Wool G, Relaxation Tea Leaves, Ketchup
Neutral Weeds, Potato, Cucumber, Cabbage, Onion, Carrot, Sweet Potato, Spinach, Moondrop Flower, Bamboo Shoot, Wild Grape, Mushroom, Adamantite, Wool, Rice Ball, Fish, Oil, Curry Powders, Fried Rice, Stir Fry, Miso Soup, Curry, Pickles, Roasted Potato, Greens, Butter, Cheesecake, Mushroom Rice, Sushi, Jam Bun, Raisin Bread, Dinner Roll, Sashimi, Grilled Fish, Noodles, Curry Noodles, Tempura Noodles, Cookie, Chocolate Cookie, Dead Weeds
Disliked Turnip, Pumpkin, Eggplant, Green Pepper, Cheese, Vegetable Juice, Mixed Juice, Pickled Turnips, Tomato Juice, Happy Eggplant, Cheese Fondue, Pizza, Fruit Latte, Veggie Latte, Mixed Latte
Hated Stone, Branch, Lumber, Poisonous Mushroom, Blue Grass, Red Grass, Green Grass, Mystrile, Orichalcum, Ketchup Recipe, Fodder, Chicken Feed, Gold Ore, Silver Ore, Copper Ore, Fish Food, Bodigizer, Bodigizer XL, Turbojolt, Turbojolt XL, Wine, Food Fiasco, Garbage, Fries Recipe, Bandage, Winter Stone, Winter Branch, Winter Lumber


Popuri's Introduction
Trigger: The first time you visit the Poultry Farm while Popuri is there.
An argument will occur between her and her brother. Shortly after, she runs away to the hot spring. After you find her, she will pose a question. If you answer "My sympathies", her affection for you will grow by +2000.
Popuri's Question
Trigger: If you visit the Poultry Farm when Popuri has at least 5000 affection.
A conversation will occur in regards to her leaving mineral town. If you agree with her by saying, "It might be fun", her affection for you will grow by +5000. If you disagree with her by saying, "You should stay", her affection for you will drop by -2000.
Popuri's Egg
Trigger: You must have at least 15000 affection with Popuri. You must have at least one space free in your chicken coop (including incubating eggs). It must be summer or winter. Right after you exit your house.
As soon as she gives you the egg, her affection for you will grow by +2000. If you allow it to hatch, her affection for you will grow by another +2000. If you name the newly hatched chick "Popuri", Popuri will drop by next morning and her affection for you will grow by +1000.

Rival Events[4]

Kai Visits Popuri
Trigger: First time you visit Chicken Lil's during Summer. 2nd Summer, Year 1, 11.00am[5]
Kai says Popuri is a nice girl to which Rick responds that’s right and you should leave her alone. Popuri then walks out and asks why Rick is shouting and then greets Kai and invites him inside. Kai responds by saying Rick doesn’t want him too, Popuri asks Rick if that’s true and he tells her she should listen to her brother. Popuri says she hates Rick and invites Kai in again, Kai says no that he was only dropping by to say hello, Popuri says bye to Kai and goes back inside.
Kai likes Warm places
Trigger: Visit the Beach during Summer. 10th Summer, Year 1, 9.00am[6]
Popuri asks Kai why he doesn’t live in the village all year, Kai says because he loves warm places and hates cold places. Popuri says she loves summer because that’s when Kai’s restaurant is open. Kai says thank you and Popuri says she didn’t mean anything by it. Kai says thanks anyway and I’ll see you next summer again Popuri says she didn’t mean anything by it. Kai then says any guy would be happy to hear her say it.
Popuri thinking about leaving?
Trigger: Visit the Beach during Summer. 13th Summer, Year 2, 9.00am[7]
Kai asks if Popuri intends to stay in the village forever, Popuri says no way she intends to leave sometime. Kai then says life isn’t so easy are you sure your serious about leaving, Popuri gets angry and says she is serious she just worries about her mom and Rick. Kai then says if that’s how you think then you’re not serious at all its just talk, Poprui says again that she’s serious. Popuri then says she could leave anytime and walks away.
Popuri and Kai Are Leaving?
Trigger: Visit the Beach during Summer. 14th Summer, Year 2, 9.00am[8]
Kai apologizes to Popuri for their previous conversation, Popuri accepts. Kai then says what he said wasn’t true about her never leaving the village but that she should stay in the village with Rick and her mom. Popuri asks why would you say that, Kai responds by says you seem happy in the village why would you want to leave and apologies again. Popuri then says she doesn’t want to leave because she doesn’t like it in the village but because she wants to be with Kai, and Kai leaves at the end of summer but say that Popuri should stay. Popuri starts to walk away but then Kai calls out to her asking her to wait but she doesn’t stop and walks away.
Kai is Leaving and taking Popuri with him
Trigger: 1st Fall, Year 2, 6.00am[9]
Effects: If you tell Rick, Popuri won't leave, and if you don't tell him, Kai & Popuri will get married; the wedding will take place on Spring 30th the following Year.
On Autumn 1st when Kai comes to your farm to let you know he is leaving until next year he will also tell you he’s taking Popuri with him. After Kai leaves Rick will show up asking if you have seen Popuri, you decision will determine if Kai & Popuri get married or not.