Membership levels & benefits

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Business memberships

  • Open to the following businesses and organizations which are actively engaged in the green industry.
  • Investments are based on annual gross sales revenue.
  • Membership investment includes all employees; 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

Contractor
Companies that provide planning, design, construction, installation, and/or maintenance
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
Recreation/Government/Education & Research Athletic fields
Golf courses
Educational institutions
Counties and municipalities
Public and private parks
$350
Vendor
Grower/Nursery
Sod producer
Companies that produce and/or sell materials, products or services
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

  • Individual memberships are in the individual’s name only, not the company name.
    • To be listed by company, included in the UAC website database, and receive discounted 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 whose company or organization is not a UAC member. $95
Educator
Student
Proof of teaching/enrollment in an accredited 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
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