The pinch is wide-ranging: Even doctors, a college dean and a city manager have been affected, along with those in desperate need of finding affordable homes.
An influx of new residents has led to an expanding housing market, new businesses and a promise for the future.
Researchers explore methods to protect the crop as climate change descends while efforts are made to secure funding for farmers.
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