Most of Holland’s organic pig breeders are to anaesthetise their piglets before castration from July. The measure has been adopted by the organic big breeders association which has 53 members – about 90% of Dutch organic pig farmers.
Together they castrate some 300,000 piglets each year.
Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.
We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.Make a donation