NC Green Industry Council

PARTNER

The primary functions of the North Carolina Green Industry Council are to unite all green industry associations and constituents under one umbrella organization whose responsibility it is to represent and protect the interests of our members regarding local, state and federal legislation, to promote the value of green industry products and services directly to the consumer and to represent the green industry as an advocate and leader of environmental stewardship.

Our mission is:

"To establish unity among the diverse segments of the North Carolina Green Industry in regard to common issues and concerns and to provide an umbrella of legislative advocacy,  promotion of the industry and represent the green industry as a steward of the environment and an advocate and leader of environmental stewardship"


Welcome...

PROMOTE
Put Your Money Where It Will Work Directly For YOU!

It's plain and simple -- support the industry that provides you with a living.

Join - Become a member of any of our member associations.

Sponsor - Help us meet issues with a Unified Industry Voice.

Get Involved - Donate your time to the North Carolina green industry.

Support the PAC- Your personal contribution to the GIC PAC helps us accomplish our legislative advocacy goals by supporting candidates that support the green industry.

Download and complete the PAC contribution form.

Follow the directions on the form to make your PAC contribution Contribute Online: Click HERE


2017 GIC Sponsors

PROTECT
We are North Carolina's green industry, a diverse and vibrant industry that has a significant impact on the economy of our state.

The total economic impact of the NC Green Industry has been as high as $8.6 Billion.

In previous years the total employment by the NC Green Industry accounted for over

150,000 jobs.

The NC Green Industry's total economic impact exceeded that of NASCAR by over $3B and the food service industry by over $4B.

The NC Green Industry is the fastest growing segment of agriculture in North Carolina.
Greenhouse, Nursery and Floriculture Crops were the number one crop in North Carolina ahead of tobacco, cotton and soybeans. This ranked 4th in the United States behind CA, FL and TX with $893 million in sales.

Undergraduate turf management programs at NCSU named number one in the United States by TurfNet Magazine.  North Carolina homeowner's average past expenditure for lawn and landscape services was $800.00.

Over 2.9 million North Carolina homeowners spent an average of $718.00 for green goods, equipment and supplies.


We are North Carolina's green industry, a diverse and vibrant industry that has a significant

impact on the economy of our state.

     The total economic impact of the NC Green Industry has been as high as $8.6 Billion.
     In previous years the total employment by the NC Green Industry was 151,982 jobs.
     The NC Green Industry's total economic impact exceeded that of NASCAR by over $3B and the food   

     service industry by over $4B.
     The NC Green Industry has been the fastest growing segment of agriculture in North Carolina.
     Greenhouse, Nursery and Floriculture Crops were the number one crop in North Carolina in 2006 ahead of  

     tobacco, cotton and soybeans. This ranked 4th in the United States behind CA, FL and TX with $893 million in sales.
     Undergraduate turf management programs at NCSU was named number one in the United States by TurfNet Magazine.
     North Carolina homeowner's yearly average expenditure for lawn and landscape services has exceeded over $800.00.
     Over 2.9 million North Carolina homeowners spent an average of $718.00 for green goods, equipment and supplies
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