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The assets of a business including land, buildings, machinery, and all equipment permanently employed.

Fixed Asset

An asset with a long-term useful life that a company uses to make its products or provide its services. Strictly speaking, a fixed asset is any asset that the company does not expect to sell for at least a year, but the term often refers to assets a company expects to have indefinitely. Common examples of fixed assets are real estate and factories, which a company holds for long periods of time.


large items of capital such as a PRODUCTION LINE or furnace used in production. See MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT, CAPITAL STOCK, FIXED ASSET.
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As temperatures fluctuate in the winter, the freezing and thawing create an accordion effect and the planter walls will deteriorate more and more.
Grey rectangular planter Made from an Eucalyptus frame and painted grey for a classy finish, this planter from Debenhams is a real winner.
Among the most popular brands of check-row planters was a 2-row model manufactured by Hayes Pump & Planter Co.
When it comes to sowing a quarter acre or more of corn or fodder peas, a heavy-duty, walk-behind plate planter fills the bill.
Our gardens are fairly large, and when it comes to sowing a quarter-acre or more of corn or fodder peas, a heavy-duty walk-behind plate planter fills the bill.
Buffett Foundation (HGBF) to improve the jab planter, a tool used in small-scale agriculture conservation practices in southern Africa.
The planter hangs from an unseen metal bracket making it easy to put on and remove for seasonal gardening and repotting.
Long recently suggested that residents consider adopting a planter, plant the flowers, and maintain them.
Each planter box is made by alternating 10 short and 10 long lengths of 2x4 and joining the inside corners with 2x2s.
Hand bulb planter, pounds 14, Plantstuff (0870 774 3366, www.
He even has problems with the concept of paternalism, at least as regards early Mississippi and separates the attitudes of Virginian John Steele, for example, from that of frontier Mississippi and while noting the limitations of Steele's concern for his slaves, or for one slave, considers his the values of "an old planter elite" (p.
Deciding what to put in a courtyard planter can present an interesting conundrum.