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Tributes are being paid to the Chairman of the Abbeydorney Ploughing Society who passed away earlier today.


Joe Slattery, who was 90, held the position of chairman of the society since 1974.

Mr Slattery had a dairy farm in Clounametig, just outside Abbeydorney village.

He is survived by his three sons and four daughters.

Mr Slattery also held the position of President of the Kerry Ploughing Association.

The Abbeydorney Ploughing Match, which was due to be held this Sunday, has been postponed as a result as has an ICMSA meeting that had been due to take place tonight in Abbeydorney village.