I was wrong when I said you would not make any gains using this method.
You are right to a certain point, you would realize more gains
Keep the offers coming
Mods may well be active, just assuming that the readers of posts here tend to be adult and can make their own minds up.
New player, knowing bugger
I am afraid you don't have to search for it on the ground or sweat mobs.
I hope you have more luck next time performing activities hunt/craft/mine.