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

Sl. No District CDS Venue
1 Thiruvananthapuram karode Karode cds

Published On : 01/04/2018

Last Modified : 20/06/2019

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 2316 788403.5 6679998 23432645.5
2 Kollam 11 690 186251.6 677640.2 3929786
3 Pathanamthitta 8 664 134480 722203 3988546
4 Alappuzha 12 908 165430.5 1516726.1478 6289261
5 Kottayam 11 664 152870 1044370 5919685
6 Idukki 8 860 102811.4 1121036 5302339
7 Ernakulam 14 1521 621575.105 2414977.35 13743726.04
8 Thrissur 16 2644 548669.884 6622214.35 24530530.68
9 Palakkad 13 1169 273505.5 2556067 9342078
10 Malappuram 15 1001 262670.45 4081123.5 7963993.5
11 Kozhikode 12 695 156780.4 2307932 7019080
12 Wayanad 5 418 115137 1169798.5 4527306.9
13 Kannur 11 836 176959.076 1712621.5 8873922
14 Kasaragod 6 1252 368980.97 4665046.5 11326228.5
  Total 153 15638 4054525.385 37291754.0478 136189128.12