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 : 21/04/2019

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 2095 679802.5 6433268 21394466.5
2 Kollam 11 653 185474.6 651705.2 3849352
3 Pathanamthitta 8 661 134090 720416 3985462
4 Alappuzha 12 908 165430.5 1516726.1478 6289261
5 Kottayam 11 658 151828 1044370 5882173
6 Idukki 8 768 94984.4 826753 4771574
7 Ernakulam 14 1496 609452.93 2375721.75 13357649.14
8 Thrissur 16 2514 519940.884 6426343.35 23523315.68
9 Palakkad 13 1169 273505.5 2556067 9342078
10 Malappuram 15 801 246952.35 3652348.5 7056838.5
11 Kozhikode 12 682 155358.4 2283142 6950894
12 Wayanad 5 396 109650 1113204.5 4271187.9
13 Kannur 11 782 164512.076 1567978.5 8328462
14 Kasaragod 6 1176 334820.47 4332546.5 10444511.5
  Total 153 14759 3825802.61 35500590.4478 129447225.22