Membership levels & benefits

Business memberships

  • Open to the following businesses or organizations which are actively engaged in the urban ag industry.
  • Investments are based on annual gross sales revenue.
  • Membership fee includes all employees of the business, department or facility; one vote per company in association matters.
  • Annual renewal date is one year from the date joined.
  • An invoice will be sent in advance of renewal date.
  • Member benefits vary by membership type. See “Benefits of membership” below.

Industry segments

Level

Annual investment

ContractorGrower

Sod producer

Contractor I – under $1 million $250
Contractor II – between $1 – $2 million $350
Contractor III – between $2 – $5 million $525
Contractor IV – over $5 million and national corporations $875
Athletic fieldGolf course

Institutional

Municipal organization

$350
Vendor Vendor I – under $2 million $350
Vendor II – between $2 million – $5 million $525
Vendor III – over $5 million and national corporations $875

Individual memberships

  • To be listed by company or institution’s name on the UAC website/database and receive discounted registration, exhibitor and advertising fees, please join at the appropriate business-level membership above.
  • Annual renewal date is one year from the date joined.
  • An invoice will be sent in advance of renewal date.
  • Individual memberships are non-voting in association matters.
  • Member benefits vary by membership type. See “Benefits of membership” below.

Industry segments

Qualifications

Annual investment

Independent professional Individual (cannot be the owner or principal of the company) whose company or organization is not a UAC member. $95
EducatorStudent Proof of teaching/enrollment in higher education landscape/horticulture/turf program required. $40
UGA Cooperative Extension personnel Please contact the UAC office to apply. Complimentary

Benefits of membership

Member benefits

Business

Individual

Legislative and regulatory advocacy and representation X X
UAC Safety School program and training X
Company profile page on UAC website X
Inclusion in consumer-searchable “Find A Professional” database X
UAC Magazine - print and online versions, six issues annually (one printed copy per company) X
UAC Magazine – current online version only, six issues annually X
UAC Magazine – online archive of past issues X
Industry updates via email X X
UAC Safety Zone awards program X
UGA/UAC Turfgrass Pest Control Recommendations for Professionals X X
Marketing package, including framed membership certificate X
Membership certificate (unframed) X
UAC logo for marketing purposes X
Job postings on UAC website X
Event postings on UAC website X
Downloadable membership directory X
Participation in Georgia Landscape Pro consumer blog X
Serve on UAC committees X

Also available (additional fees apply)

Eligible for UAC workers comp and health benefits insurance programs X
UAC Professional Landscape Awards program X
Monthly dinner meetings and other networking opportunities throughout Georgia X X
UAC Magazine – print subscriptions for $25/year each X X
Advertising, sponsorship, and exhibit opportunities at member rate X
Discounted registration for UAC events X
Kathy JohnsonMembership levels & benefits