About Us

Kudumbashree, poverty eradication and women empowerment programme implemented by the State Poverty Eradication Mission (SPEM) of the Government of Kerala. Kudumbashree is essentially a community network that covers the entire State of Kerala.

Mahila Kisan Sashakthikaran Pariyojana (MKSP) a sub component of the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) aims at increasing the visibility of women in agriculture, reducing drudgery and providing a livelihood opportunity by adopting sustainable and eco friendly agriculture.

Kudumbashree, the programme implementing agency (PIA) for Kerala, has undertaken the project through the institution of Joint Liability Group (JLG) of women farmers. Presently Kudumbashree facilitates 60000 joint liability groups undertaking cultivation in 55000 hectors of land. Paddy, Banana, Tubers and vegetables are the major crops.

For ensure better marketing opportunities and avoid middle man exploitation Kudumbashree started weekly markets across the state. Mission provided infrastructure facilities to 450 CDS.

Today's Market

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Published On : 01/04/2018

Last Modified : 21/05/2019

Sales Report

Sl. No District No of Blocks No of Markets Conducted Quantity of JLG Products(Kg.) Sales of Non JLG Products (Rs.) Total Sales in Rs
1 Thiruvananthapuram 11 2147 741849.5 6494679 21682188.5
2 Kollam 11 666 185890.6 658860.2 3884337
3 Pathanamthitta 8 664 134480 722203 3988546
4 Alappuzha 12 908 165430.5 1516726.1478 6289261
5 Kottayam 11 662 152642 1044370 5911477
6 Idukki 8 773 95756.4 884346 4857319
7 Ernakulam 14 1521 621485.43 2413860.6 13739201.64
8 Thrissur 16 2551 531467.884 6517052.35 23935058.68
9 Palakkad 13 1169 273505.5 2556067 9342078
10 Malappuram 15 928 258033.95 3968057.5 7708189.5
11 Kozhikode 12 682 155358.4 2283142 6950894
12 Wayanad 5 402 110016 1114953.5 4298106.9
13 Kannur 11 829 176472.076 1678301.5 8789692
14 Kasaragod 6 1186 346008.97 4468187.5 10702455.5
  Total 153 15088 3948397.21 36320806.2978 132078804.72