Martin Jucker complete his apprenticeship as an orchardist at the family business and at the research institute in Wädenswil.
After various trainings in the field of corporate management and completing his master’s certification examination, he co-founded Jucker Farm AG in 2000.
The operation, which has focused on direct marketing since the beginning, experienced an extraordinary boom with the discovery of the pumpkin and the resulting pumpkin exhibition. The Jucker brothers were richly blessed with awards.
Utilizing new innovations, Martin and his brother Beat Jucker along with Walter Pfister from Rafz further developed the family farms in Seegräben and Rafz.
Today, the now four experience stables of Jucker Farm AG offer professionally organized corporate events and seminars and are well-known destinations with farm shops, restaurants and changing seasonal attractions, which aim to turn agriculture into an experience.
As a Member of the Executive Board, Martin Jucker is responsible for construction, legal matters and communication within the company.
Awards of the Jucker Farm AG
- Swiss Economic Award
- Van Riemsdijk Start Award
- Emmental Mobiliar Innovation Award for Agriculture
- Marketing Trophy
- Best of Swiss Gastro
- Milestone Tourism Award Switzerland
- Swiss MICE Award
- Agro-Star Suisse
- EY Entrepreneur of the Year
- Zurich Cantonal Bank SME Award for Sustainable Enterprises