The Country's Rowena Duncum catches up with Fieldays boss Peter Nation for a chat on day two of the big event.

Nation says the crowds have been coming through the gate in droves.

He says says there was an outstanding line-up of innovations at the Innovations Awards presentations this morning - with more than 70 entered. "Innovation technology drives New Zealand primary industry."

Watch: Fieldays boss Peter Nation on Day One

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Nation previews tonight's international dinner - there are more than 40 countries at Fieldays this year, the most ever - and looks forward to Friday, saying it'll be Fieldays' biggest day.

Finally, Rowena asks if any of the Rural Bachelor contestants have found love yet.

Watch the full interview in the clip above