Zombie pigmen drop quartz, Zombie Pigmen are very protective of their Nether Quartz Ore, they get a bit “upset” if you break it.
quartzon their loot table.
pigman_headdisable aggression entirely.
- Gold tools disable the aggression of pigmen.
- Gold Armor reduces the chance of pigmen becoming agressive when mining quartz.
- Mining with Silk Touch doesn’t bother pigmen.