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 : 15/10/2018

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 11 800 240293 5325734 8404140
2 Kollam 12 193 43995.6 345193.7 1812870
3 Pathanamthitta 8 143 25587 43279 627652
4 Alappuzha 12 204 46283.5 106197 1469441
5 Kottayam 11 237 39092.5 335767 1620081.5
6 Idukki 8 233 51912.4 320476 2581769
7 Ernakulam 14 437 390899.1 640103.9 3505570.8
8 Thrissur 16 761 128147.75 1438383.35 5416600.83
9 Palakkad 13 458 125607.5 2085714 5004568
10 Malappuram 15 93 20461 243782.5 1150114
11 Kozhikode 12 198 41436.5 784692 2529392
12 Wayanad 5 186 52868 707351 2468099.9
13 Kannur 11 236 59125.076 388708.5 3104018
14 Kasaragod 6 334 113227.8 1305043.5 3203608.5
  Total 154 4513 1378936.726 14070425.45 42897925.53