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CBD Education & Resources

Browse all our CBD articles below and discover a wealth of information, guides, and other educational resources on cannabidiol, hemp and related topics.


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CBN Oil Spotlight: An Effective Relaxation & Sleep Aid?

Discover cannabinol, or CBN, and what this minor cannabinoid has to offer. From potential sleep-related benefits and beyond.

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The Evolution of CBD: From Fringe to Mainstream

Dr. Bayne French takes us on a tour of CBD's history - from fringe almost reluctant use, to an effective, mainstream, well-studied compound.

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Our Packaging & Shipping Process

Discover what goes into our shipping processes so you know what to expect when your Big Sky Botanicals order arrives on your doorstep.

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New Product Announcement: Full-Spectrum CBD Oil Tincture

We are proud to announce our full-spectrum CBD oil tincture has arrived. Learn what makes this product different & how it fits in our lineup.

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5 Delicious & Complex CBD-Infused Cocktail Recipes

These 5 CBD infused cocktail recipes are delicious and complex yet accessible enough for the home bartender featuring our Hydro CBD Tincture.

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Why We Don't Make Medical Claims About CBD

CBD companies shouldn't make sweeping medical claims about CBD, but many do. We talk about why this happens and why we don't partake.

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What Happens if You Take CBD & Drink Alcohol?

We discuss what can be expected if CBD and alcohol are taken together looking at the effects, safety, and potential combined benefits.

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We've Taken CBD Dog Treats to the Next Level

Discover why our Complete CBD Dog Supplement isn't just another CBD-infused dog treat and delivers a range of health-supporting benefits.

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What Makes Our CBD Gummies Different

Introducing our CBD Gummies: learn what sets our infused, broad-spectrum gummies apart from others on the market.

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Combine Consumable & Topical CBD for Superior Results

Consumable and topical CBD used together can take benefits to the next level. Join us as we discuss why they are better together.

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What Does CBD Feel Like?

We answer the common question: what does CBD feel like and how will I know it's working?

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2020 State of the CBD Market: A Pricing Review

We look at CBD pricing found in the marketplace today to help shed light on the pricing disparity found from channel to channel.

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Does CBD Help You Sleep?

Join us as we look at the research, anecdotal evidence, and important considerations helping to answer the question: does CBD help you sleep?

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Can You Travel with CBD Oil?

Traveling with CBD can be confusing. We also provide clear, easy to follow guidance on how to successfully travel with your favorite products.

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How to Make CBD-Infused Bulletproof Coffee

Bulletproof coffee has game changing synergies with CBD oil. Find out why and an easy-to-make recipe for a next-level infused coffee experience inside.

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Do High-Fat Foods Help Aid CBD Absorption?

A recent study announced that consuming CBD with high-fat foods increases absorption. We take a look and provide real-world suggestions inside.

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What is Chromatography & How is it Used in the CBD Industry?

Discover chromatography, an important process used across the CBD industry to test for potency and purity as well as remove or isolate cannabinoids.

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What is Cannabis Distillation & How is it Used in the CBD Industry?

Cannabis distillation is a processing technique used to isolate compounds like THC and CBD. Learn about distillates as they relate to the CBD industry.

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Are Hemp-Derived CBD Products Gluten Free?

Hemp is naturally free of gluten, but that doesn't mean that all CBD products are as well. Find all the information you need to find gluten-free CBD.

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Topical CBD: What it is & How it Works

Learn the basics of CBD topicals including how they work, what types are available, and how to choose the right balm, salve or beyond for your needs.

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PSA: Don't Buy CBD Oil From Amazon

Amazon's seller policies prohibit the sale of CBD products, yet there is an endless supply of "CBD-like" products for sale on the platform. Buyer beware.

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How Much Does CBD Oil Cost?

Learn how to truly calculate the value of a CBD product using our new effective price per milligram calculation & see how we are committed to fair pricing.

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IntelliCBD Merges with Big Sky Botanicals

IntelliCBD has merged with Big Sky Botanicals to serve as the educational resource for the website. Learn more about the merger inside.

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Hemp & CBD Products are Legal Thanks to the 2018 Farm Bill

As the 2018 farm bill legalizes hemp farming & CBD products, we look back at hemp's legal history and the impact of these new regulations.