Vegetarian http://iowapublicradio.org en Vegetarian Culture in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/vegetarian-culture-iowa-0 <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Vegetarianism was once thought of as radical. But in 2012, almost four percent of Americans were vegetarian or vegan. That's still a small minority, but almost half of Americans eat a vegetarian meal at least once a week.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:34:53 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Emily Woodbury 27832 at http://iowapublicradio.org Vegetarian Culture in Iowa Vegetarian Culture in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/vegetarian-culture-iowa <p>Vegetarianism was once thought of as radical. But in 2012, almost four percent of Americans are vegetarian or vegan. That's still a small minority, but almost half of Americans eat a vegetarian meal at least once a week.</p><p>Talk of Iowa speaks with David Burt a former co-owner of the Red Avocado vegan restaurant in Iowa City, Kathie Dawley, the treasurer of the Vegetarian Community of Iowa, Carol Throckmorton a clinical dietitian from the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and Lydia Erenberger, founder and owner of vegan restaurant&nbsp; Downtown Central Perk in Davenport.</p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 16:40:09 +0000 Charity Nebbe 7179 at http://iowapublicradio.org Vegetarian Culture in Iowa