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 : 25/09/2018

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 11 728 224304 5296781 8011512
2 Kollam 12 192 43930.6 345193.7 1810762
3 Pathanamthitta 8 143 25587 43279 627652
4 Alappuzha 12 124 35544.5 73706 1165785
5 Kottayam 11 230 38057.5 333067 1580121.5
6 Idukki 8 232 51867.4 320176 2579169
7 Ernakulam 14 437 390899.1 640103.9 3505570.8
8 Thrissur 16 714 125949.23 1382403.35 5275923.9
9 Palakkad 13 456 125211.5 2085662 4987408
10 Malappuram 15 93 20461 243782.5 1150114
11 Kozhikode 12 197 41378.5 783492 2525772
12 Wayanad 5 179 51873 703301 2428104.9
13 Kannur 11 223 56089.076 331711.5 2943101
14 Kasaragod 6 325 113105.8 1303523.5 3199338.5
  Total 154 4273 1344258.206 13886182.45 41790334.6