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Table 2 Policy Type Definitions

From: Government policy and agricultural production: a scoping review to inform research and policy on healthy agricultural commodities

Policy Types 
Type 1: Financial SupportFinancial aid provided to farmers in the form of credits, tax benefits, loan aid, insurance aid or financial incentives
Type 2: Input SupportMaterials provided to farmers to aid in production in the form of subsidized seeds, fertilizer or machinery
Type 3: Output Support/RestrictionsAid for or restrictions on farmers regarding post-production activities, such as supply chain support, price supports, price controls, production quotas
Type 4: Technical SupportAid provided to farmers in the form of extension services, investment in structural development (e.g., road construction, rural development), or in the organization of farming cooperatives