You have only about 10 days left to let the National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) know your suggestions about how to make investments in agricultural sciences and establish priorities for research, education and extension. For the last two months, NIFA has been hosting a series of listening sessions around the country, aimed at gathering stakeholder input. But it’s possible to also use their input form (limited to 600 words) or submit written comments via More details, as well as archived webcasts and transcripts of the four in-person listening sessions, are available on the NIFA website: The deadline for public comment is Dec. 1.