Farmers Struggle With Lambing Season During The Coldest March For 50 Years

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A newborn lamb and its mother are kept warm under a heat lamp on a... News PhotoAgriculture,Business,Close To,Electric Lamp,England,Farm,Finance,Heat - Temperature,Horizontal,Human Interest,Kirkby Stephen,Mother,Newborn,UK,WeatherPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesKIRKBY STEPHEN, ENGLAND - MARCH 27: A newborn lamb and its mother are kept warm under a heat lamp on a farm in the hamlet of Barras on March 27, 2013 near Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, England. Stuart Buckle, 23, runs Bleathgill Farm with his father Wilf and as heavy snow continues to fall, extra effort is needed to look after and protect their Swaledale sheep from the cold. Across the UK, farmers are battling to save livestock after heavy snow and freezing temperatures has left thousands of sheep and cattle stuck in the fields with no access to food and fresh water. (Photo by Ian Forsyth/Getty Images)