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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.


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The genus provides us with several attractive and floriferous, mostly perennial plants.
Perennial plant can be sustained economical for 375 years with good management skills.
But that gloomy prospect could be altered dramatically if the world adopted a novel but simple strategy: supplement the annual food crops that will soon be unequal to the task of sustaining us with improved perennial plants such as food-bearing and bioenergy-producing trees, shrubs, forbs, and grasses.
Choose your free plant from over 20 hardy perennial plants from the new Dobbies Essentials range.
Switchgrass is a fast-growing perennial plant native to the central and eastern U.
The book will be of interest to those working in plant biotechnology, perennial plant breeding, and genetics and horticulture.
Tokyo, Japan, July 22, 2005 - (JCNN) - Takara Bio (TSE: 4974) announced on July 20 that it has developed a method to industrially produce chalcones, the active ingredients of Angelica keiskei Koidzumi, an umbelliferous perennial plant indigenous to Japan.
Growing tips: Direct seeding works best for this annual or short-lived perennial plant.
Presumably, a woody, single-stemmed, perennial plant with a crown in the stratosphere would still be just a tree.
It is a fast-growing perennial plant that can be successfully grown in plantation conditions at high yields.
This plant is a short-lived herbaceous perennial plant in the family Polemoniaceae.