Verdoofd castreren - evaluatie van de Verklaring van Noordwijk

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional


At the request of the parties that have signed the Declaration of Noordwijk (Verklaring van Noordwijk), LEI and Livestock Research, parts of Wageningen UR, have carried out an evaluation into on the one hand the current situation relating to the agreements made in the Declaration and on the other hand the experiences of sow farmers with the castration of piglets under anaesthetic. The evaluation was carried out on the basis of interviews, questionnaires, group sessions and farm visits. Recommendations have been drawn up for the participating parties
Original languageDutch
Place of PublicationDen Haag
PublisherLEI Wageningen UR
Number of pages43
ISBN (Print)9789086153725
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameRapport / LEI : Werkveld 3, Consumenten en ketens
PublisherLEI Wageningen UR


  • pig farming
  • pigs
  • piglets
  • castration
  • animal welfare

Cite this