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 : 17/10/2019

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 2711 928929.5 8707677 29733697.5
2 Kollam 11 828 194709 1101668.2 4952439
3 Pathanamthitta 8 852 183549 1367734 6294513
4 Alappuzha 12 953 172908.5 1715109.1478 6834292
5 Kottayam 11 852 203571 2702604 9867945
6 Idukki 8 1089 124443.4 1938279 7073383
7 Ernakulam 14 1835 832199.54 26563712.1 48805372.29
8 Thrissur 16 3177 672373.914 12382352.35 35692993.68
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 5 589 176850 3103861.5 8703240.9
13 Kannur 11 1091 239819.456 4716707.5 14496605
14 Kasaragod 6 1425 441324.97 6525938.5 14663662.5
  Total 153 18591 4895615.084 83402440.7978 216545006.37