The Landscape Management Association is a non-profit organization whose principal objective is to promote sound landscaping and horticultural practices.The object and purpose shall be commensurate with proper and lawful objectives of such trade associations, consistent with the public interest as well as the interest of the landscape industry.The objectives shall be accomplished by:
(a) Promoting the development, proper design, use, and maintenance of landscape equipment.
(b) Promoting water and soil conservation, to increase yields, and to improve the quality of crops/landscape through the economic use of landscape practices.
(c) Collecting and disseminating information regarding landscape to allied industries, organizations, agencies, and the public.
(d) Promoting a spirit of cooperation among those that are concerned and those that should be concerned with landscape.
(e) Educating members on technical matters, business practices, and legal issues, thereby elevating the quality of publicly delivered goods and services and reducing market-place risk to consumers.
(f) The Association's dedication and resolve to encourage a cooperative relationship among all segments of the “green” industry, for the ultimate benefit of all concerned.
(g) Developing for the landscape industry, a set of canons of ethics; design and installation standards, and provide within the Association, a mechanism for encouraging compliance.
(h) Working with city, county, and state officials and regulatory agencies in an effort to promote professionalism in the landscape industry.
In essence, the sole purpose is to up-grade the Florida landscape industry, thereby taking a proactive role in conserving our environment.