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Farming XVM on PoST

This page explains how to farm Venidium on the PoST Blockchain.
How to farm Venidium (XVM) on the PoST Chain?
First of all let's start with the requirements:
Your computer does not need to be good, but you will need storage (data space) and a fast driver i.e. Industry class SSD Drive.
​Tomshardware.com made an example "Budget" PC for plotting and farming PoST Coins, where we just updated the prices fitting to early 2022 (prices according to newegg.com):
Component
Description
Price
CPU
Core i5-11400
$180
Motherboard
ASRock Z590 Phantom Gaming 4
$149
Cooler
Box cooler
$0
Memory
Team 32GB DDR4-3200
$120
SSD Storage
Samsung 983 DCT 960GB
$222
USB HDDs
6x Seagate Portable 5TB or 6x WD Elements Portable 5TB
$800
GPU
Integrated UHD 750
$0
PSU
Thermaltake Toughpower GX2 80 Plus Gold 600W
$70
Case
Phanteks Enthoo Pro
$120
Total
$1,661

Farming XVM

In order to farm XVM you have to first download the PoST Wallet for Venidium. The latest release can always be found here:
After starting up your wallet, under the Plots tab, you have to create new Plots in order to farm XVM. You can skip doing this, if you already had Plots from Chia™ or other Forks.
Once your wallet is synced and well connected the farming will start automatically.
If you need a more in-depth Guide we can recommend the "How to Farm Chia Coin" by Tom's Hardware: