Professional Development – Educational programs and materials for both supervisory and technical members. ILCA education provides industry-specific business and technical training. View our Education Events
Understand how laws, regulations, unions, and prevailing wages impact business and the industry.
Prevailing Wage and Union Information
Media and Consumer Exposure
ILCA website has a searchable database for consumers.
Identity and Affiliation
The Association educates consumers about the benefits of membership via the website and consumer publications.
Supplier Network – ILCA is home to almost 200 industry suppliers. These suppliers offer plant material, landscape supplies, power equipment, concrete and stone products, design services, fencing, financial and human resource services, insurance, legal advice, lighting, seed, soil, mulch, etc. ILCA supplier members support our contractor members and vice versa. Some offer exclusive deals, services, and terms to ILCA members.
Quality Programming – Experience the latest products and services at must see trade shows.
iLandscape Show – The Midwest’s premier horticultural trade show is an event like no other.
Summer Field Day – This refreshing local event showcases exhibitor products in a fun and relaxing atmosphere.
The Landscape Contractor – the monthly flagship of ILCA publications
Membership Directory and Buyers Guide
Promote the profession you are passionate about to schools, the public, and other professionals
Elementary and high school career presentations
Outreach to student and career-change programs
ILCA brings large and small contractors, suppliers, educators, students, and industry leaders together at events including: Membership Meetings, Golf Outing, Awards, and other social and networking events. View Events
SHOWCASE YOUR WORK
Excellence in Landscape Awards Program – celebrating the best of exterior/interior, commercial/residential/multifamily/public works installation/maintenance projects by member landscape contractors. View past winners
Professional Alliances – ILCA maintains formal and informal relationships with a community of non-profit associations, regulatory departments, and government agencies.
Volunteer Committees – Find a voice within ILCA on one of the numerous standing committees and task forces. Use your experiences to improve the membership of others.
Future Landscape Industry Professionals (FLIP)
Golf Outing Committee
Latino Relations Committee
Professional Oversight Committee
Regulatory and Legislative Affairs Committee
Summer Field Day Committee
Sustainable and Ecological Landscape Committee
Technical Skills Committee
Women’s Networking Group
Full-time Professional Staff – Use the expertise of our dedicated staff to maximize your membership experience.