Quoting love button:" I was thinking that too. Culture is a big factor in this. I feed my daughter things and I watch out to ... [snip!] ... Americans believe on feeding babies bland food. And it's all okay so Noone should judge anyone on what you feed your baby"
Yes, different cultures do things differently AND they also have different resources.
i may have said it previously but, "we" have been delaying foods for many years now and we have more food allergies than ever. One wouold expect to see fewer allergies.