How did advances in farming lead to an overall change in Medieval life?

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During the time that is known as the High Middle Ages, European society began to change.  Up to that point, the society had been largely agrarian.  During the High Middle Ages, the society became more urban.  There was more commerce and trade that centered around towns than had previously existed.  This change came about because of advances in farming.

In order to have towns and merchants and trade, farmers...

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