[Tagging] Draft - Vegetarian/Vegan

Tom Chance tom at acrewoods.net
Tue Feb 15 09:09:27 GMT 2011


On 15 February 2011 00:39, David Murn <davey at incanberra.com.au> wrote:

> On Mon, 2011-02-14 at 18:53 +0100, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> > 2011/2/14 Tom Chance <tom at acrewoods.net>:
>
> > AFAIK there is quite a lot of differentiation in the vegetarian
> > community (e.g. Ovo, lacto, ovo-lacto, veganism, raw veganism,
> > fruitarianism, buddhist vegetarianism) if you are an expert in this
> > field, maybe you could extend the proposal to take this into account?
>
> Even more than that, the definition of vegetarianism can vary from
> person to person.  A vegan friend many years ago used to say that true
> 'vegans' dont use any animal product, true 'vegetarians' dont eat any
> animal product, where some people dont follow that strictness as much.
> I imagine that different cultures could have different definitions of
> vegetarian too.
>

Thank you for this feedback, I will update the page to accommodate more
dietary variations and clear definitions to help people understand the
internationally understood difference between fruitarian, vegan, vegetarian,
pescarian and other dietary requirements/choices.

Tom


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