Why become a member?

A membership with the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association is a mark of quality for your business.  Members of the LNLA also enjoy a variety benefits, perks and services which are listed below.


Benefits

Being a member of a professional organization enhances and sets standards for the entire industry. There are many benefits associated with joining the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association.

Benefits for LNLA begin with the mission statement as a guide and the reason for this organization. The LNLA mission is to "enhance the quality of life for people, conserve and protect the global environment, and promote the professionalism and profitability of the nursery and landscape industry in Louisiana"

LNLA provides the following membership benefits and activities for green industry professionals:

  • LNLA newsletter published quarterly
  • LNLA annual membership directory
  • Listing on www.lnla.org - 800 hits/month looking for products/services
  • Research and extension support to the LSU AgCenter
  • Relationship with the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI)
  • Green industry insurance endorsements for worker's compensation and liability
  • Scholarships for ornamental horticulture university students in Louisiana
  • Legislative visits and lobbying efforts
  • Annual contribution and membership in ANLA's Horticulture Research Institute
  • Cooperative efforts with LDAF and the Louisiana Horticulture Commission
  • Cooperative efforts with the Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation
  • Joint three state green industry conference
  • Annual Louisiana Plant Materials Conference
  • Economic studies detailing the value of the green industry in Louisiana
  • Certified Nursery and Landscape Professional program for industry education
  • Exhibitors discounts at the GSHE Show in Mobile,AL
  • LNLA Member Perks ...
    - Discount on Newsletter Ads - Firsthand Information ... Quarterly Newsletter and Monthly Email Blasts
    - Certified Nursery and Landscape Professional training
    - Free job postings
    - PlantAnt search engine
    - Network with others
  • Discounts for LNLA Members at ...
    - Hyundai of Metairie
    - Louisiana Cat
    - Taggart Morton (Legal Services)
    - Intuit/ Quickbooks products
    - World Pay (Credit card Clearing)
    - Southern Construction Notice Services (Lien Rights)
    - GSHE for booth spaces
    - Office Depot (Discount Cards)
    - Fleetcor / Fuel Man (.05cents off per gallon)