It is estimated more than two million Australian residents are practicing vegans.
ANDREW PRENTICE: ‘A protest from vegan supporters in a Perth Coles supermarket where a sticker was used to protest the selling of scotch fillet meat. The protester labelled the high-end cut meat ‘Chloe’ before going on to state the animal ‘wanted to live’ and the buyers ‘personal choice’ resulted in the death of the cow… It is estimated more than two million Australian residents are practicing vegans.
Data from from Google Trends shows that Australians are more interested in learning about a vegan diet than they are about vegetarian, Paleo, gluten-free or sugar-free diets… MasterChef Australia Matt Preston recently stated ‘the carnivorous glory days of Australia are over’, pointing to high meat prices as well as a growing interest in food ethics… By 2020, forecasts show Australian’s will spend $215 millions on vegan-inspired lifestyles’. SOURCE…