CBD is a compound that comes from agricultural hemp, which is also grown for food and fiber around the world. Since its discovery over 70 years ago, CBD has been gaining prominence due to its potential in benefiting human and animal health. CBD interacts with receptors in the body that regulate important bodily functions. CBD impacts pathways that regulate the immune system, heart function, pain, cell growth, sugar metabolism, and more. All HYGIA Nutrients CBD is sourced from agricultural hemp.