Alternatives to surgical castration of male pigs
Event goals: 1)Highlight the voluntary European Declaration on alternatives to surgical castration. 2) Debate the implementation of alternative options to surgical castration which are already applied in and outside the EU. 3) Promote the abandonment of surgical castration within the EU by 1 January 2018 for organisations having signed the European Declaration.
Author/Organization: European Commission (DG SANCO)