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 : 15/11/2019

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 2725 935060.5 8714771 29889100.5
2 Kollam 11 842 195434 1101587.2 4980774
3 Pathanamthitta 8 854 183698 1371384 6305538
4 Alappuzha 12 953 172908.5 1715109.1478 6834292
5 Kottayam 11 852 203571 2702604 9867945
6 Idukki 8 1130 126460.4 2009009 7237143
7 Ernakulam 14 1912 844781.19 26656985.2 49559996.09
8 Thrissur 16 3235 678176.914 12471885.35 36004163.68
9 Palakkad 13 1226 280811.5 2923467 10021884
10 Malappuram 15 1176 275086.904 4718073.5 9062232.5
11 Kozhikode 12 787 169038.4 4935257 10342746
12 Wayanad 5 603 179598 3120261.5 8823110.9
13 Kannur 11 1091 239819.456 4716707.5 14496605
14 Kasaragod 6 1425 441324.97 6525938.5 14663662.5
  Total 153 18811 4925769.734 83683039.8978 218089193.17