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 Idukki Purappuzha Purappuzha town
2 Pathanamthitta Kodumon Chandhanappally
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4 Ernakulam maneed Panjayath area
5 Ernakulam Kunnukara
6 Kasaragod WEST ELERI Beemanadi
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8 Pathanamthitta Eraviperoor Vallamkulam junction
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11 Thiruvananthapuram Aruvikkara Panchayath
12 Ernakulam PINDIMANA Muthamkuzhy
13 Thiruvananthapuram Karakulam Panchayath junction
14 Kannur Mayyil Mayyil bus stand

Published On : 01/04/2018

Last Modified : 21/11/2018

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 1041 306402 5458818 10191626
2 Kollam 11 214 44066.1 325337.7 1794731
3 Pathanamthitta 8 154 27128 47289 661176
4 Alappuzha 12 264 49587.5 129391 1613051
5 Kottayam 11 258 42431.5 374757 1755507.5
6 Idukki 8 328 56858.4 341622 2773383
7 Ernakulam 14 597 453030.6 723856.9 4445600.8
8 Thrissur 16 902 138336.65 1785374.15 6135497.83
9 Palakkad 13 458 125607.5 2085714 5004568
10 Malappuram 15 93 20461 243782.5 1150114
11 Kozhikode 12 340 50795.5 1108754 3468638
12 Wayanad 5 187 52906 711251 2473085.9
13 Kannur 11 277 63630.076 452422.5 3330364
14 Kasaragod 6 392 129108.8 1357632.5 3398671.5
  Total 153 5505 1560349.626 15146002.25 48196014.53