Secure your spot for NALP's Field Trips!

Don't miss the opportunity to gain valuable insights, connect with industry experts, and learn about cutting-edge practices from two leading companies in the field: Landscape Workshop and Sebert Landscape.

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April is National Lawn Care Month

Every year, we observe National Lawn Care Month in April, providing tools for the entire industry to educate consumers about the benefits of a healthy lawn.

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Enter the 2024 Safety Recognition Awards

Your dedicated crews make safety a priority. Recognize and promote your teams' achievements through our national Safety Recognition Awards.

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Gain National Recognition for Your Company

The Awards of Excellence annually recognize exceptional commercial and residential lawn care and landscape contracting, management and design projects.

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The National Association of Landscape Professionals promotes responsible landscape practices, advocates for policies that support business growth,
and provides education and resources for our members. Through these efforts, we aim to strengthen the industry and
ensure communities continue to enjoy the benefits of healthy green spaces.


Become a Member of NALP

Learn more about how NALP helps Landscape and Lawn Care companies reach their goals. Join NALP now and pay monthly for as little as $36.

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Landscape Management Certificate Program

Ensure your team members have mastered the basics and earn a certificate upon completion.

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NEW: Buy NALP Gear

Shop our online store for NALP branded clothing and accessories.

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Have Story to Share?

Our Content Writer is always looking for new stories and we'd love to feature YOU! Contact Jill Odom for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Field Trip at Landscape Workshop

June 11-12, 2024

Go BEHIND THE SCENES at our extremely popular Field Trip event, a mix of interactive facility tour and education sessions, that gives you an in-person inside look at some of the most successful landscape companies in the country.

Renewal & Remembrance

July 15, 2024

Join us in July as we give back at Arlington National Cemetery.

Field Trip at Sebert

September 17-18, 2024

Go BEHIND THE SCENES at our extremely popular Field Trip event, a mix of interactive facility tour and education sessions, that gives you an in-person inside look at some of the most successful landscape companies in the country.

ELEVATE

November 3-6, 2024

The national conference and expo for landscape and lawn care professionals in Charlotte, North Carolina, November 3-4, 2024.

Stories from the Pros

Second-Gen Owner Dean DeSantis Reflects On His Career Journey

In 1974, DeSantis Landscapes, based in Portland, Oregon, was just a landscape and irrigation start-up. Over the years, the business has steadily grown to serve the Greater Portland Metro and beyond and is now at $18 million in annual revenue. Second-generation owner Dean DeSantis took a journey of his own before coming to take the […]

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Business Smarts: Dealing with Disagreements in the Family Business

Families are complicated and when you throw in running a business, it can make things even more challenging. However, many family-owned lawn care and landscape businesses are able to thrive because of how they handle and overcome disagreements. Check out their advice on dealing with disputes and other advice for successfully running a business with […]

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How I Do It: Enhancing the Client Experience Via Employee Development

‘Don’t forget to grow’ is a key behavior within Stay Green, Inc.’s core values. While they have hosted many trainings, leadership development programs and vendor partnership events over the years, they have taken this to the next level with their Grow Summit 2024. This event is the launch of the company’s new annual off-site event. […]

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Tree Care: Preserving Mature Trees During Landscape Construction Projects

Mature trees are incredibly valuable to properties as they provide shade, capture stormwater and absorb air pollution. While you can plant younger trees to replace mature trees that were removed during a landscape construction project, there are methods to preserve your client’s established trees. Obviously, it’s easier to work with a blank slate, but client […]

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2022 Compensation & Benefits Report

Member Price: $199.00
Nonmember Price: $399.00

Landscape Technician Bootcamp

Member Price: $659.00
Nonmember Price: $1,329.00

2023 Financial Benchmark Report

Member Price: $250.00
Nonmember Price: $500.00