Vegetarianism By Country



U.S. vegetarian food sales (dairy replacements corresponding to soy milk and meat replacements such as textured vegetable protein) doubled between 1998 and 2003, reaching $1.6 billion in 2003. The majority of vegetarians polled think that the meat industry is dangerous to the planet, while greater than half of the non-vegetarians surveyed disagree with this assertion.

A fictionalized portrayal of Pythagoras seems in Ovid’s Metamorphoses, in which he advocates a type of strict vegetarianism. It was via this portrayal that Pythagoras was greatest recognized to English-speakers throughout the early fashionable period and, previous to the coinage of the word “vegetarianism”, vegetarians had been referred to in English as “Pythagoreans”.

If you are finding it difficult to stick to a vegetarian diet, you’re much more likely to cross one thing up if you know you can indulge on Saturday or Sunday. Giving your self a break within the brief term somewhat than … Read More