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 : 20/09/2019

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 2615 880229.5 7462074 26625837.5
2 Kollam 11 786 192483 819540.2 4518709
3 Pathanamthitta 8 842 182329 1359329 6240867
4 Alappuzha 12 953 172908.5 1715109.1478 6834292
5 Kottayam 11 853 204066 2709404 9851095
6 Idukki 8 1068 122342.4 1856378 6945593
7 Ernakulam 14 1835 832199.54 26563712.1 48805372.29
8 Thrissur 16 3136 653927.914 12031202.35 34675001.68
9 Palakkad 13 1217 279787.5 2807405 9868418
10 Malappuram 15 1135 270249.061 4233210.5 8360746.5
11 Kozhikode 12 759 167068.4 3999998 9289267
12 Wayanad 5 544 127321 1291278.5 5060417.9
13 Kannur 11 1088 235243.456 4540875.5 14130681
14 Kasaragod 6 1416 434265.97 6466850.5 14409305.5
  Total 153 18247 4754421.241 77856366.7978 205615603.37