As per the ministry's latest data, wheat was sown in 8.34 lakh hectare more area so far in the ongoing rabi (winter) season.
Maize acreage is expected to go up, but output may fall by 5.75 percent due to the massive armyworm infestation.
Foodgrains production stood at 141.71 million tonnes (MT) in the kharif season of the 2018-19 crop year (July-June).
India Meteorological Department (IMD) has projected overall monsoon to remain normal.
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