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 : 10/12/2019

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 2946 1006051.5 8849765 31847688.5
2 Kollam 11 853 196009 1110877.2 5020082
3 Pathanamthitta 8 887 189442 1398224 6448421
4 Alappuzha 12 1041 178420.5 1870943.1478 7265755
5 Kottayam 11 852 203571 2702604 9867945
6 Idukki 8 1178 129264.4 2090628 7532683
7 Ernakulam 14 2035 863134.3 26779800.95 50361344.14
8 Thrissur 16 3296 693062.914 12526358.85 36617615.18
9 Palakkad 13 1226 280811.5 2923467 10021884
10 Malappuram 15 1228 278433.454 4773502.5 9214844.5
11 Kozhikode 12 788 169038.4 4935257 10342746
12 Wayanad 5 634 182119 3131890.5 8869501.9
13 Kannur 11 1110 242607.456 4739362.5 14586152
14 Kasaragod 6 1481 453707.97 6638410.5 15055166.5
  Total 153 19555 5065673.394 84471091.1478 223051828.72