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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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When you stop tree planting, you miss it," says Fitzpatrick, who grew up in inner-city Chicago.
As you prepare for your fall planting, the proper cultivation of wild plants demands knowledge of woodland soft; they also benefit from the construction of terraced woodland beds, as well as permaculture and biodynamic farming principals and practices.
He personally designed and supervised the planting of Lombardy poplars along Pennsylvania Avenue from the Capitol to the White House, in what Choukas-Bradley called "the first Washington street treeplanting on record.
We had great planting weather the first 10 days of April and then it turned back to winter.
In a typical planting season, there is a narrow window of one to two weeks of optimum soil temperature for planting seed corn.
There's a lot of planting that can be done,'' says Kathleen Brenzel, senior garden editor for Sunset magazine.
In planting longleaf, students and other volunteers are participating in what foresters hope will someday restore one of the nation's great, almost-vanished ecosystems.
today announced September 1996 availability of Perfect Plants, an interactive guide for beginner or experienced gardeners who want to save time and avoid guesswork in the selection, planting and maintenance of a successful garden suited to their individual preferences as well as the growing conditions of their region.
With the use of indoor lighting, you can give new life to your plants in the cold of winter and extend the season for your normal outdoor growing with an early start on spring planting.
When planting, most soils benefit from the addition of 2 to 4 inches of organic matter.
This is not your usual tree planting," Deborah Gangloff, AMERICAN FORESTS' executive director, told more than 300 volunteers and special guests gathered to launch Global ReLeaf for the Chesapeake Bay, a campaign to plant 1 million trees to clean up the Bay.
0 offers instruction on selection, planting and propagation techniques using how-to video segments complete with narration.