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 : 23/01/2019

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 1465 441738 5860479 13328760
2 Kollam 11 385 60239.6 452582.7 2785872
3 Pathanamthitta 8 486 93484 496280 2790146
4 Alappuzha 12 734 142428.5 1204788.1478 5384957
5 Kottayam 11 458 99397 783486 4010275
6 Idukki 8 607 80148.4 656960 3964281
7 Ernakulam 14 1014 478180.38 1403065.95 7150301.6
8 Thrissur 16 1418 227822.744 4142538.85 11571325.63
9 Palakkad 13 958 227393.5 2365389 7903913
10 Malappuram 15 474 225270.4 3166886.5 6062593
11 Kozhikode 12 530 134135.4 1955236 5336239
12 Wayanad 5 276 69702 887387.5 3196196.9
13 Kannur 11 453 99120.076 902799.5 4740413
14 Kasaragod 6 803 215747.9 3298257.5 7276610.5
  Total 153 10061 2594807.9 27576136.6478 85501883.63