Julia Klöckner grew up with animals, her parents kept cows, pigs, chickens. On the farm in Rhineland-Palatinate, Julia watched life as a child, she saw the calves drinking, the piglets playing, the chicks hatching. And at some point she saw death there in the yard.
Julia Klöckner: Doesn't she want to change anything - or can't she?
Animal welfare, as emotional as the nuclear phase-out. Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner wants the system change. But piglets are still castrated and chicks shredded.