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About Jennifer Dorsett

Field Editor I love the smell of rain hitting hot red dirt, a sunset view from the porch and the melt-in-your-mouth taste of a piece of moist brisket. I love everything about Texas, plain and simple.

Winner, winner 10 chicken recipes for dinner

By Jennifer Dorsett Need some inspiration for chicken recipes? We’re here to help! These are some of our favorites from throughout the years at Texas Table Top. I’ve also included some ideas for modifications and substitutions in case some of the ingredients aren’t on hand. Use the recipes as a base and get creative! King [...]

Beef recipe round-up

By Jennifer Dorsett Where’s the beef? Well, beef cattle are raised in all 50 states. In fact, we have more than 13 million head of cattle in Texas alone, which makes us the top cattle state in the U.S. In 2018, Americans ate more than 26 billion pounds of beef, which is equal to about [...]

April 16, 2020|Categories: Beef, Featured, Main Dishes, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Coronavirus pandemic brings back images of days gone by

By Jennifer Dorsett Life sure has changed for the average American. We’re working from home, homeschooling kids, planting gardens, cooking most of our meals…in fact, we’re living much like our pioneering forefathers did. In Colonial America, agriculture was the primary occupation for about 90 percent of the population. Life was hard. Days revolved around growing [...]

April 7, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Featured, Texas Agriculture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Herd health practices prevent disease

By Jennifer Dorsett COVID-19 has caused sweeping changes in the way we live and work. Social distancing, kids learning at home, work-from-home arrangements, shelter-in-place orders, stockpiling of groceries and household essentials…it’s a strange era in our nation’s history. We’ve never experienced anything like this. But that doesn’t mean we should despair. To prevent a massive [...]

A healthy new year brought to you by agriculture

By Jennifer Dorsett It’s that time again. The fresh start of a new year. Like many of us, I snacked and dined my way through the holidays. And I may have put on a little extra padding in the process. In order to reacquaint myself with my favorite jeans, I set goals and look to [...]

January 7, 2020|Categories: Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments