Four local agricultural shows are set to benefit from Government funding in 2019.
The Arva, Castleblayney, Tydavnet and Virginia Shows have been allocated €5,000 each.
The funding was announced by the Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring with approximately 120 agricultural shows across the country to benefit from a total of €600,000.
Membership of the Irish Shows Association is required in order to qualify to get funding.
In a statement to Shannonside/Northern Sound News, Minister Michael Ring stated that agricultural shows are a great celebration of rural culture which contribute significantly to the local economies of towns and villages.