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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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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NCLC Registration Now Open

The National Collegiate Landscape Competition is an annual three-day powerhouse event which brings together the top landscape and horticulture students, top industry companies and dozens of the biggest industry manufacturers and suppliers.

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Training Solutions Made Easy

Our online education is suitable for new hires with little to no industry knowledge, and it is also great for cross-training your current team. Additionally, many courses are available in Spanish.

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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

National Collegiate Landscape Competition

March 13-16, 2024

Join us at Brigham Young University- Provo and connect with the next generation of industry professionals.

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

Level Up: Sunrise Landscape Grows by Almost 300% in Three Years  

Our Level Up series shares the strategies that help landscape and lawn care companies get to the next level. In 2019, Austin Ashmore acquired Sunrise Landscape, based in Tampa, Florida, along with some outside investors. He had contemplated starting his company from scratch when he missed the entrepreneurial environment of small business, but he says […]

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Safety Culture: Why Your Company Needs Regular Safety Meetings

If safety is something your lawn care or landscape company claims to be a priority, one way to match your words with your actions is to conduct regular safety meetings. While these can take time or delay your start on a certain day, they also help convey to your team that safety truly does come […]

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Landscapes of the Month: Blending Modern Appeal with Farmhouse Charm

With modern appeal and farmhouse-style charm, this home near Denver, Colorado, is a dream property. The owners wanted to create a house and landscape that would support their love of gardening while retaining a contemporary style, leading to a unique blend of classic and modern architecture. Designs by Sundown, based in Littleton, Colorado, was brought […]

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Tree Care: Stop the Spread of Crape Murder

It’s February, which means in the South, crape myrtles have all of a sudden started sporting rather severe buzzcuts. Despite its extreme prevalence, this type of ‘pruning’ is the opposite of beneficial for the plant.   As a landscape professional, you know better than to practice topping innocent crape myrtles, better known as crape murder. […]

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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