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 : 16/07/2019

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 2369 801986.5 6720326 23816350.5
2 Kollam 11 691 186273.6 680140.2 3935086
3 Pathanamthitta 8 668 134827 722960 3992440
4 Alappuzha 12 908 165430.5 1516726.1478 6289261
5 Kottayam 11 667 152950 1045585 5923725
6 Idukki 8 926 107819.4 1310100 5718832
7 Ernakulam 14 1552 621575.105 2414977.35 13743726.04
8 Thrissur 16 2689 560266.884 6657483.35 24883435.68
9 Palakkad 13 1169 273505.5 2556067 9342078
10 Malappuram 15 1061 266413.45 4149082.5 8168958.5
11 Kozhikode 12 695 156780.4 2307932 7019080
12 Wayanad 5 425 115137 1169798.5 4527306.9
13 Kannur 11 843 177148.076 1724095.5 8897470
14 Kasaragod 6 1252 370568.97 4946156.5 11425583.5
  Total 153 15915 4090682.385 37921430.0478 137683333.12