NGISA Membership Services
NGISA Nursery Notes
NGISA Nursery Notes are produced on a weekly basis and keep members informed by email and fax on a wide range of industry issues.
Education & Training
Regular workshops are held at TAFESA Urrbrae. Supported by the Industry Development Officer, Maxima Group Training and TAFESA senior lecturers, these workshops are designed specifically for the Nursery Industry and include professional development and business profitability. Priority and special rates are offered to members.
NGISA has been proficient in promoting Garden Shows for the Industry. Garden Shows provide an opportunity for retailers, wholesalers, landscapers and other allied garden industries to present their products to the public. Generous discounts on site fees are offered to NGISA members.
Awards of Excellence
NGISA's premier promotion, the Awards of Excellence, acknowledge the industry's highest achievers and all members are eligible to enter. The awards are presented annually in November at what has become the Industry's most prestigious social event.
Plant Health Diagnostic Service
NGISA members receive approximately 40% discount on diagnosis and pest identification with South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI). SARDI's laboratories are staffed by expert specialist pathologists and entomologists. They provide rapid and accurate diagnosis and analysis supplying unbiased and current advice. Confidentiality of clients' information is assured.